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Incident Summary - Night Shift Friday 15th July 2016

15th July 2016

Incident Summary – Night Shift Friday 15th July 2016

Road traffic collision – Silver Street, Barton

Time of call: 1718 hours

Crews from Richmond and Colburn have attended a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a 2 tiered articulated cattle transporter which appears to have overturned on a roundabout whilst carrying 41 cows. The driver was out of the vehicle and he assisted our crews, a local farmer and Police to rescue 35 of the cows. Unfortunately 6 cows were fatal. Our crews have used 1 hosereel, short extension ladder, lines and manpower.

False alarm – North Street, York

Time of call: 0024 hours

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

False alarm – Green Lane, Acomb

Time of call: 0024 hours

A crew from Acomb has responded to a smoke alarm activation in a commercial property. This was a false alarm due to a fault in the detection system.

Swill away – Silver Street, Barton

Time of call: 0246 hours

A crew from Richmond has reattended the scene of a road traffic collision to swill away waste and debris from the carriageway following recovery of vehicle. The crew have used 1 hosereel.

False alarm – West Fields, Kirkbymoorside

Time of call: 0524 hours

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

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