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Incident Summary Day Shift Wednesday 14th June

14th June 2017

Tractor Fire – Common Balk Lane, Burton Leonard Time of call: 07:17

Incident involved a tractor on fire within a field. Crews from Harrogate attended and extinguished the fire using one hose reel. The cause is believed to be an electrical fault on the tractor.

False Alarm – Manor Road, Easingwold Time of call: 10:04

Crews from Easingwold were called to a smoke alarm sounding in a residential property on Manor Road. On inspection it was discovered the alarm was sounding due to cooking fumes in the property.

Vehicle Fire, B6265 Ingleton Time of call: 12:07

Crews from Bentham and Settle attended reports of a Land Rover on fire which was towing a caravan. The owners of the caravan managed to remove the caravan from the Land Rover prior to arrival of the fire service. Crews extinguished the fire which had caused extensive damage to the Land Rover using two breathing apparatus, two hose reels and a winch.

Animal Rescue - Westwick, Boroughbridge Time of call: 14:22

Crews were called to reports of a cow stuck in the river. On arrival crews found one cow which was believed to be having a swim in the warm midday sun. Cow took one look at our crews and made its own way out of the river and back to dry land.

False Alarm – Heslington Road, York Time of call 14:54

A crew from York were called to reports of a fire alarm sounding in a residential property. On arrival crews discovered it was a fault on the system which had caused the alarm to sound.

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