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Inicdent Summary - Night Shift Friday 15th April

15th April 2016

Round up of incidents for Night Shift Friday 15th April

False alarm – Bedale Road, Aiskew

Time of call: 1807 hours

A crew from Bedale has been called to a suspected chimney fire in a domestic property. This was a false alarm due to smoke from a fire in the hearth. A thermal imaging camera was used to investigate..

False alarm – Bondgate, Ripon

Time of call: 1822 hours

A crew from Ripon has been called to a smoke alarm activation at a residential property. This was a false alarm due to cooking fumes.

Property fire – Cross Street, Scarborough

Time of call: 1911 hours

A crew from Scarborough has been called to a flat following a fire in the kitchen earlier in the evening which had been extinguished by the occupier. The incident had involved a frying pan on fire in the kitchen which had caused smoke logging to the kitchen and living room. As a result of our visit, during which advice was given and smoke detectors were fitted, a pregnant female and a 1 year old child were found to be suffering smoke inhalation. An ambulance was requested and they were left in the care of paramedics.

False alarm – Walburn, Richmond

Time of call: 2116 hours

A crew from Leyburn has been called to a smoke alarm activation in a residential building. This was a false alarm due to steam from an iron below the detector.

False alarm – St Georges Road, Harrogate

Time of call: 0437 hours

A crew from Harrogate has been called to a smoke alarm activation in a block of flats. This was a a false alarm due to a fault on the detection system.

Car fire – Rudding Lane, Brackenthwaite

Time of call: 0558 hours

A crew from Harrogate has been called to a car on fire following a road traffic collision. This was a false alarm as no fire was located. The incident had been dealt with by police prior to the arrival of the fire crew.

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