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Incident Summary Night Shift 14th July 2016

14th July 2016

RTC – A163, North Duffield  

Time of call: 1645

Crews from Selby attended reports of a single vehicle RTC with a male trapped. The vehicle had collided with an electricity pole which had snapped and brought wiring down. The wiring was hanging over the vehicle and required isolating by electricity engineers. Fire crews released male using hydraulic cutting gear. Male was then transported to hospital via road ambulance with head and leg injuries. Fire crews then carried out scene safety and left the incident with the police and electrical engineers.

Bin Fire – North Bay, Scarborough

Time of call: 1822

A crew from Scarborough attended reports of a bin fire. They found that the bin fire had been caused by a disposable barbeque and extinguished using one hose reel.

False Alarm – Leyburn Road, Masham

Time of call: 2024

A crew from Masham investigated sightings of smoke in the open. They found that this was a false alarm due to controlled burning.

False Alarm – Peter Lane, York

Time of call: 2037

A crew from York attended an automatic fire alarm from a residential property. They found that this was a false alarm and that the alarm had activated due to a water leak within the property.

False Alarm – Kings Gardens, Sowerby

Time of call: 2126

A crew from Thirsk attended an automatic fire alarm activation at a residential property. They found that this was a false alarm due to cigarette smoke.

RTC – A64, Scarborough Road, Rillington

Time of call: 0706

Crews from Malton and Sherburn attended reports of a RTC involving a crop sprayer and a van with persons trapped. They found that all persons were out of vehicles being treated by paramedics. Crews made vehicle safe.  


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