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Incident Summary Day Shift 26th April

26th April 2016

Lorry Fire – A65 near Clapham Junction

Time of call: 08:13

Fire appliances from Bentham and Settle attended and extinguished an articulated lorry on fire on the A65, crews used 4 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.  Crews remained on scene for some time damping down hotspots and using a positive pressure ventilation fan to ventilate the trailer.

Road traffic collision – Raikes Road, Skipton

Time of call: 09:09

Fire appliances from Skipton and specialist rescue appliance from Ripon was mobilised to a three vehicle road traffic collision in the middle of Skipton.  Crews from Skipton attended first and confirmed that there were no persons trapped and crews were needed for scene safety only and not extrication. 

Hedge Fire – Low Street, Carleton, Selby

Time of call: 09:52

Fire appliances from Selby and Snaith attended an incident involving some fence panels and a hedgerow on fire, crews extinguished using 1 hose reel jet and small tools.

Road Traffic Collision – Mains Lane, Whitwell on the hill

Time of call: 11:45

Fire appliances from Malton and Huntington attended a 2 vehicle road traffic collision in conjunction with police and ambulance services with reports of 3 persons trapped.  All persons were out their vehicles on arrival of the fire service and out crews were used for scene and vehicle safety. 

Child locked in vehicle – Sports Village Car Park

Time of call: 16:31

An appliance from York attended and released a young female from a vehicle after getting locked inside, crews used small tools only.

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