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Incident Summary Day Shift Sunday 16th September 2018

15th September 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.

 Wiggington Raod, York  Time of call: 09:28

A crew from York were called to an automatic fire alarm activation. This was a false alarm due to a fault on the system.

Alne Hall Track, Alne  Time of call:10:25

 A crew from Easingwold were called to a fire alarm activation. This was a false alarm caused by an insect in the detector head.

 Road near to Gouthwaite Reservoir Time of call: 10:43

Crews from Ripon and Harrogate were called to a two vehicle road traffic collision that had resulted in the vehicles setting on fire. Crews used 2 sets of breathing apparatus, a 45mm hose, dry powder extinguishers and foam canisters and a thermal imaging camera to ensure the fire was extinguished. The vehicles contained 6 passengers, 3 of which were taken to hospital by road ambulance with non life threatening injuries. The other occupants were given medical assistance on scene by fire crews and ambulance staff.

Kingsway North, York Time of call: 14:16

A crew from Acomb were called to an automatic fire alarm activation. This was a false alarm due to a misoperation of the break glass point.

Hurricane Way, York Time of call: 14:41

A crew from Huntington were called to an automatic fire alarm sounding. This was a false alarm.

North Shore, Scarborough

Scarborough Time of call:14:58

A crew from Scarborough were called to a report of a fire to an area of grass. This was out on arrival and no action was taken by Fire Service

Hospital Road, Malton Time of call:16:11


A crew from Malton were called to a report of a bonfire in the open. This was controlled burning. Fire Brigade provided advice only.




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