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Incident summary Night shift Monday 6th June

7th June 2016

Near Racecourse, Boroughbridge Road, Ripon

At 18:25 Fire Officer Winspear rescued an 18month old CockerPoo, called Bramble from a sinkhole. Bramble had fallen 8ft down and his owners were unable to reach him. Bramble and his owners were happily reunited again after Station Manager Winspear went into the hole and retrieved Bramble himself.

A64 Musley Bank

At 18:44 Fire crews from Malton attended to reports of a car fire. However on arrival there was no car fire, a blown turbo had caused overheated oil to smoke, which was mistaken for fire. Crews used one hose reel to cool engine only.

Allotments Sandybed Lane, Scarborough

At 19:22 Scarborough crews attended reports of a large amount of smoke sighted in the area. This was controlled burning, under supervision and the crews were not required.

Near the canoe Club, North Street, York

At 19:32 York Fire crews attended a bin on fire. The fire was extinguished using a bucket of water.

Lockton Court, Church Fenton, Tadcaster,

At 19:59 Fire crews from Tadcaster attended a bin fire that had spread to a nearby caravan, although only minor heat damage was caused. Crews used one hose reel jet.

Playing fields, Beckwithshaw

At 20:11 Fire crews from Harrogate attended reports of smoke sighted in the open. This was two small fires that were already out on arrival of Fire Service

Doctors Hill, Low Bentham

At 20:21 Fire crews from Bentham attended 3 properties that were flooded due to excessive rainfall. Crews pumped water out of properties.

Spa Court, Harrogate

At 23:30 Fire crew from Harrogate attended to wooden pallets on fire inside a compound. The cause is believed to have been deliberate. Fire was put out using one hose reel jet.

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