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Incident Summary Friday 17th November Day Shift

17th November 2017

Please see below a round up of incidents from Friday 17th November Day Shift

Headlands Road, Appleton Le Moors  Time 08:29

Ambulance crews requested our assistance at a property on Headlands Road to help an elderly male who had become trapped under a vehicle. A crew from Helmsley went to assist and used airbags to raise the car. The trapped male could then be released and was then able to receive care from the paramedics.

B6265, Boroughbridge  Time 09:32

A crew from Boroughbridge have attended a car that was on fire at a roundabout on the B6265. No one was in the vehicle, but the car was well alight when the crews arrived. They used breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets to extinguish the fire. The crews made the area safe before leaving the car with the driver.

Winsley, Summerbridge  Time 12:48

Our Summerbridge crew attended a chimney fire at a property in Winsley. When the crews arrived they discovered a disused birds nest above the chimney flue that was smouldering. The crew managed to dislodge the nest and extinguish it. They confirmed the chimney was then safe to use and offered advice to the occupiers.

Cononley Lane , Cononley  Time 14:40

Report of a fire to disused mill building was made by several members of the public. Crews from Skipton and Huntington attended the site initially, but request for further support was made and crews from Harrogate, Keighley, Silsden and Earby also attended. With the fire to the roof of the building crews used the aerial ladder platform, main jets, hose reel jets and breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.  More details to follow as incident on going.

Bewlay Street, York  Time 16:20

A fire alarm sounded on Bewlay Street in York. A crew from York attended and confirmed that this was a false alarm due to water affecting the alarm system.


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