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Incident Summary Day Shift Tuesday 1st August

1st August 2017

Wash Down Road Surface – A171 Scaling Dam

Time of call: 11:38

An appliance from Danby attended this incident and assisted the highways agency with a spill of potato waste from a heavy goods wagon.  Crews used shovels and hose reel jets to wash down the roadway and make it safe for road users again.


Chimney Fire – Birch Avenue, Sleights

Time of call: 12:39

An appliance from Whitby attended and extinguished the fire using a hearth kit and chimney rods.


Microwave Fire – Askham Lane, York

Time of call: 12:52

Appliances from York and Acomb attended, the fire was out on arrival.  Crews used a positive pressure ventilation fan to ventilate the property of smoke.


Automatic Fire Alarm – Howdale Lane, Nawton

Time of call: 13:51

An appliance from Helmsley attended and confirmed this was a false alarm.


Fire in property – Northgate, Hunmanby

Time of call: 15:27

Appliances from Filey and Scarborough attended this incident, the fire was out on arrival of crews. 


Road Traffic Collision – Clayton Hall Road, Cross Hills

Time of call: 16:32

An appliance from Skipton attended this incident which was a 2 vehicle road traffic collision, no persons were trapped and the fire brigade was not required.

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