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Incident Summary - Day Shift Wednesday 24th August

23rd August 2016

Incident Summary – Day Shift Wednesday 24th August

False alarm – Davygate, York

Time of call: 0756 hours

A crew from York have responded to a smoke alarm activation in a commercial property. This was a false alarm due to staff carrying out a weekly test.

False alarm – High Street, Brompton by Sawdon

Time of call: 1018 hours

A crew from Scarborough have responded to a smoke alarm activation in a residential property. This was a false alarm due to a fault in the detection system.

False alarm – East Parade, Harrogate

Time of call: 1030 hours

A crew from Harrogate has responded to a smoke alarm activation in a residential property. This was a false alarm due to a fault in the detection system.

Road traffic collision – Falsgrave Road, Scarborough

Time of call: 1111 hours

A crew from Scarborough have assisted with scene safety after a car collided with a wall on a petrol station forecourt. Absorbent pads were used to absorb a small fuel spillage and the incident was left with the police.

River rescue – River Swale, Richmond

Time of call: 1534 hours

A swift water rescue team from Richmond, along with a fire engine from Leyburn have rescued 2 females aged 14 and 15 from  the river after they became stuck on a boulder. They were walked to safety by fire crews using water rescue equipment.

False alarm – Birdsall

Time of call: 1546 hours

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

False alarm – Whitehall Landing, Whitby

Time of call: 1651 hours

A crew from Whitby has responded to a smoke alarm in a residential property. This was a false alarm due to smoke from a cigarette.

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