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Incident Summary Wednesday 25th October 2017

25th October 2017



TOC 18:09

Top Lane, Copmanthorpe, York

York crews were called to reports of smoke affecting the neighbourhood. Upon investigation they found it to be controlled burning under supervision and no further action was taken.


TOC 19:01

Dodsworth Avenue, York

York crew were again called to attend a small fire in the open on the park. The fire was out upon fire brigade arrival and the cause is believed to have been deliberate.


TOC 19:41

Dunslow Road, Eastfield, Scarborough

Scarborough crews were called to reports of a fire in a property on Dunslow Road. Upon arrival the fire to the frying range was extinguished. Crews isolated the services to the appliance and inspected using a thermal imaging camera. Occupiers of property had extinguished the fire using an extinguisher and isolated the power resulting in the fire damage to the fat only. The believed cause of the fire has been attributed to overheating of fat.


TOC 20:09

Cheviot Close, Huntington, York

Huntington and York crews attended a fire in a property. The fire was confined to a laptop. The fire was out upon fire brigade arrival as the occupiers were alerted to the fire by their smoke alarms. They used a wet towel to extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire is believed to be a faulty laptop battery.

Throughout the night fire crews from across the county have attended several automatic fire alarms.

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