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Incident summary Nightshift 21 November 2018

22nd November 2018

In order to ensure that people are not identifiable from our incident round-up, we will no longer be providing street names, for smaller towns and villages, where incidents have occurred.

High Ellington, nr Masham – Time of call 17:44

Masham firecrew extinguished a chimney fire caused due to accumulation of soot, by use of a squeeze bottle and a hearth kit.

Beulah Terrace, Scarborough – Time of call 18:15

Scarborough firecrew responded to a fire alarm activation caused by cooking fumes..

Harrogate – Time of call 18:28

Harrogate firecrews responded to a late reported firecall after a child threw a roll of sellotape onto a gas fire. Advice was given.

York– Time of call 19:22

Appliances from Acomb, York and Huntington responded to a report of a loud bang, a roaring noise and haze sighted within domestic premises, from the householder. However, nothing more than a potential seven years bad luck was the result after crews discovered that a mirror had fallen in the bathroom onto taps below causing the ‘roaring noise’ and haze.

Pilmoor nr Easingwold – Time of call 19:41

Easingwold firecrew used a hosereel to extinguish a fire to a Mercedes car with the incident believed to be deliberate ignition and handed over to Police.  

Northallerton – Time of call 22:35

Northallerton firecrew responded to a fire alarm activation due to a faulty unit..

Settle – Time of call 23:25

Settle firecrew stemmed a water leak in a premises and isolated the water supply after the householder had put a nail through a water pipe in the bathrooml.

Easingwold – Time of call 04:10

Easingwold firecrew responded to a fire alarm activation within sheltered accommodation-  the cause being unknown.

Selby – Time of call 04:17

Selby firecrew responded to a fire alarm activation within an industrial premises with the cause being due to steam.

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