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Incident Summary - Day Shift Tuesday 26th December

26th December 2017

Incident Summary – Day Shift Tuesday 26th December

Wiring fire – Thief Lane, York

Time of call: 0620 hours

Crews from Acomb and York have been called to reports of smoke in a residential property. Small fire located on the motor of an air cooling system. Resulted in slight damage to wiring only. Out on arrival. Thermal imaging camera, triple extension ladder and lighting used.

Flooding – Falsgrave Crescent, York

Time of call: 0822 hours

A crew from Acomb has investigated reports of flooding from a boiler overflow pipe on a residential property. Full external search of property carried out and no internal flooding visible. No further action taken by fire crew.

Road traffic collision – A165, Gristhorpe

Time of call: 0947 hours

Crews from Filey and Scarborough have been called to a 2 vehicle road traffic collision with a male casualty trapped in one of the vehicles. He was released by fire crews and taken to hospital with hip and leg injuries. Crews used hydraulic cutting equipment, stabilisation kit and sharps protection.

False alarm – Regent Street, York

Time of call: 1425 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. Advice given to resident.

False alarm – Kneeton Lane, Middleton Tyas

Time of call: 1524 hours

A crew from Richmond has responded to a smoke alarm activation in a commercial property. This was a false alarm due to an unknown fault in the detection system.

Effect entry – Fire Station Yard, Scarborough

Time of call: 1541 hours

A crew from Scarborough has rescued a female from the bedroom of a residential property after she became locked inside due to a faulty door handle. Manpower only used.

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