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Incident Summary Day Shift 14th October

13th October 2016

Low Poppleton Lane, Acomb Time: 0853

Automatic fire alarm. False alarm caused by steam from burst water pipe. Acomb crew attended.

Wareham Road, Eastfield, Scarborough Time: 0858

Automatic fire alarm. False alarm caused by maintenance on the system. Scarborough crew attended.

Sandstock Road, York Time: 0902

CO Detector activated. Crew from York attended. They found that the detector was faulty. The collector station has arranged for an engineer to attend with replacement detector.

Aske Estate, Aske Time: 0913

Automatic fire alarm activation. False alarm caused by insects in detector head. Richmond crew attended.

Woodlands Grove, York Time: 1107

Acomb crew attended reports of an RTC involving a motorcycle and a car. Ambulance were already in attendance and dealing with incident however Acomb crew carried out scene safety and used drizzit pads to soak up oil leak from motorbike.

Village Green, Leyburn Time: 1134

Automatic fire alarm. False alarm caused by cooking fumes. Hawes crew attended.

Low Bentham Road, High Bentham Time: 1146

Automatic fire alarm activation. Bentham crew attended and found that this was a false alarm due to a system fault.

Ashlands Road, Northallerton Time: 1239

Fire in the open. Crews from Northallerton attended and found that this was a false alarm due to steam from central heating system being mistaken for smoke.

Turners Croft, Heslington Time: 1448

Water leak. York crew attended and found that the elderly occupant had left the bath running which had overflowed. Crew isolated water and made safe.

Danebury Drive, York Time: 1458

Roof fire. Fire in roof space caused by an electrical fault. Crews from Acomb and Huntington attended and extinguished using 1 hose reel, breathing apparatus and thermal imaging camera.

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