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Incident Summary Day Shift Thursday 6th September 2018

6th 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.

Deangate, York Time of call: 09:32

Crews from York and Acomb were called to a computer that was believed to be on fire within a building. This was a false alarm due to overheated wiring.

High Field Lane, Womersley Time of call: 10:40

A crew from Selby were called to a fire in the open. This was a fire to approximately 30m x 30 m of woodland. Crews used a hose reel jet to extinguish this.

A1 S J48 Boroughbridge – J47 Allerton Park Time of call: 12:33

Crews from Boroughbridge and Knaresborough were called to a car on fire. This was caused by an engine fault and was extinguished using 1 hose reel jet and breathing apparatus was also used.

Old Great North Road, Selby Time of call: 12:44

A crew from Tadcaster were called to investigate a report of smoke sighted near to the A1. This was  was actually controlled burning. Crews dampened this down using a knapsack sprayer.

 Cinder Lane, Lindley Time of call: 12:45

A crew from Harrogate were called to a report of a smouldering fire in the woods . This was a false alarm, no fire was found.

Lightfoots Lane, Scarborough Time of call: 15:16

A crew from Scarborough were called to what was believed to be a fire in the open. This was a false alarm.

Swale Avenue, York Time of call: 15:28

A crew from York were called to a young child locked in a car. The child was released unharmed using small tools.

 In addition to these incidents we also attended automatic fire alarm activations in York and Stokesley. These were false alarms.



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