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Incident Summary Day Shift Sunday 19th November

19th November 2017

Time 1206    Location: Filey

2 crews from Scarborough attended a report of a possible chimney in a house on Main Street. This was confirmed as a false alarm, crews gave advice to the home occupiers.

Time 1252    Location: Harrogate

Crews from Harrogate attended a report of 2 people stuck in a lift in Harrogate. Crews released the people using lift keys.

Time 1340     Location: Huntington

Crews from Huntington and Acomb attended a report of a microwave on fire in Huntington. This fire was out on arrival. Crews used the positive pressure ventilation fan to ventilate the property due to it being heavily smokelogged.

Time: 1632    Location: Reeth

A crew from Leyburn is currently at a report of a chimney on fire in Catterick Garrison. The fire is being extinguished using chimney rods, 1 hose reel and a thermal imaging camera. This incident is ongoing.

Time: 1647    Location: Scarborough

Crews from Scarborough and Filey attended a report of a slow cooker on fire in a flat in Scarborough. The fire was out on arrival due to the occupant using a bucket of water.Crews used a thermal imaging camera to inspect the property.


In addition to the above incidents our crews attended automatic fire alarm activations in Harrogate, Bedale and Stokesley, Knaresborough and York.  All were false alarms.




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