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Incident Summary - Day Shift Sunday 22nd April

22nd April 2018

Incident Summary – Day Shift Sunday 22nd April

 

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.

 

Lorry fire – A1 northbound, Boroughbridge

Time of call: 0543 hours

Crews from Boroughbridge, Knaresborough and Ripon have dealt with a lorry fire involving a refrigerated trailer. Truck cab had been uncoupled and was not damaged but the trailer and cargo of food items was damaged. Crew used 4 breathing apparatus, 2 hosereels and small tools. The cause is believed to be overheated brakes.

 

False alarm – Huntington Road, York

Time of call: 1306 hours

A crew from York has responded to a smoke alarm activation in a residential property. This was a false alarm due to cooking fumes.

 

False alarm – Harlow Moor Road, Harrogate

Time of call: 1436 hours

A crew from Harrogate has responded to a smoke alarm activation in a residential property. This was a false alarm due to dust in the detector head.

 

Car fire – Darlington Road, Northallerton

Time of call: 1452 hours

A crew from Northallerton has dealt with a car fire involving a Citroen C8. Resulted in fire, heat and smoke damage to engine compartment and smoke damage to remainder of vehicle. Crew used 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hosereel jet. Cause believed to be electrical fault.

 

Small fire – Newton Road, Great Ayton

Time of call: 1650 hours

A crew from Stokesley has been called to reports of fire in the open. 2 small camp fires were located but were out on our arrival. Cause is believed deliberate by youths. No action taken by fire crew.

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