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Incident Summary - Day Shift Wednesday 3rd August 2016

2nd August 2016

Incident Summary – Day Shift Wednesday 3rd August 2016

Woodland fire – near Lindley Wood Reservoir, Norwood

Time of call: 1228 hours

A crew from Harrogate, along with the Argocat from Skipton have tackled fire to woodland undergrowth approximately 15m by 20m. They have used 45mm jets, spades, and Argocat and Land Rover for access. The cause is believed to be a accidental spread from a bonfire. The incident remains open for a revisit tomorrow morning.

Road traffic collision – Dolly Lane, Yafforth

Time of call: 1404 hours

2 crews from Northallerton have been called to a road traffic collision on a level crossing involving a car and a train. One female was trapped in the car. Fire crews have released her using hydraulic cutting equipment, stabilisation kit and hand tools. She has been taken to hospital by air ambulance with head and leg injuries.

False alarm – Hungate, York

Time of call: 1406 hours

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

False alarm – High Street, Tadcaster

Time of call: 1524 hours

A crew from Tadcaster has responded to a smoke alarm activation in a commercial property. This was a false alarm due to dust in the detector head.

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