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Incident Summary Day Shift Friday 24th August 2018

24th August 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.


We also attended a number of fire alarm activations during the shift which turned out to be a false alarms.



Skip Fire – Outskirts of Northallerton Area

Time of call: 11:43

Appliances from Northallerton and Ripon attended this incident and extinguished the fire using 2 hose reel jets.


Cow rescue – River Aire, Carlton
Time of call: 11:42

Appliances from Snaith and a powered boat from York attended this incident and assisted a farmer with a cow in a river,  crews were unable to get the cow fully out of the water so the animal was left with the farmer who is going to escort it down the river towards the rest of the herd and then allow it to self rescue where the banks are less steep.


Fire in grain dryer – Swainby, Stokesley

Time of call: 11:50

Appliance from Danby, Thornaby and Coulby Newham attended this incident, the fire was out on arrival and crews checked over the grain using a thermal imaging camera.


Fire in grain dryer – Hawsker, Whitby

Time of call: 13:36

Appliances from Whitby and Lythe attended this incident and extinguished the fire using buckets of water and small tools.


Road traffic Collision – Carr Lane, Stillington

Time of call: 15:39

Appliances from Huntington and Acomb attended this incident which was a single vehicle road traffic collision, no persons were trapped and crews assisted with scene safety.


House fire – Lofthouse Area

Time of call: 16:08

Appliances from Masham, Ripon, Summerbridge and Grassington have been assigned to this incident.  This incident is still on going.

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