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Incident Summary 17 March nightshift

18th March 2017

Time: 16:49, 17/03

Location: Cracoe, Skipton

Fire in domestic premises which spread to wooden beam in attic due to defective flue and wood burner. Fire in beam extinguished and wood burner removed.

Time: 19:12, 17/03

Location: King’s Road, Harrogate

Alarm activation in basement flat activated by deodorant.

Time: 19:23, 17/03

Location: King’s Road, Harrogate

Alarm activation in a hotel caused by steam.

Time: 20:08, 17/03

Location: High Street, Carlton, Selby

Alarm activation in domestic premises due to steam.

Time: 21:04, 17/03

Location: Oak Road, Ripon

Fire to sofa in front garden of domestic property – deliberately set by owner. Fire was out on arrival, advice given.

Time: 23:03, 17/03

Location: Wheldrake Lane, Escrick

Single car RTC where a car containing two females in their 20s hit an electrical pole. Firecrews closed road till Police attended due to a live electrical wire hanging precariously. Firecrews also made vehicle safe and assisted paramedics. Both casualties taken to hospital for checks.


Time: 02:06, 18/03

Location: Dodsworth Avenue, York

Smoke alarm activation due to candle being left lit on storage heater.

Time: 02:47, 18/03

Location: Fossgate, York

Crews called out to assist Police and Ambulance gain access to a female fallen behind a locked gate. On Fire arrival, access had been gained via an alternative route.

Time: 03:52, 18/03

Location: Snaygill Industrial Estate, Skipton

Crews called out fire alarm activation within an industrial premises.

Time: 04:37, 18/03

Location: Industrial Unit, Layerthorpe, York

Crews called out by Police due to a distressed male who had climbed a two storey industrial unit. Aerial Ladder Platform deployed at Police request and Police negotiator contacted. Before they arrived, male climbed down on own accord.

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