This website works best using cookies which are currently blocked. Allow cookies? Allow More info

Listen to this page

Text size A A A Accessibility

Incident Summary - Night Shift Tuesday 9th August 2016

9th August 2016

Incident Summary – Night Shift Tuesday 9th August 2016

False alarm  – Prospect Field, Hawsker

Time of call: 1741 hours

A crew from Whitby have been called to a suspected chimney fire in a domestic property. This was a false alarm due to debris falling own chimney and landing on rear of gas fire.

Road traffic collision – A61, Pannal

Time of call: 1751 hours

2 crews from Harrogate have dealt with a road traffic collision involving 2 cars. 1 male in one of the cars was trapped. He has been released by fire crews and taken to hospital suffering head and back injuries. A female in the other vehicle was not trapped. She has been taken to hospital with possible back injuries. Our crews have used hydraulic cutting equipment and various hand tools.

False alarm – Holgate Park Drive, York

Time of call: 1915 hours

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

Bin fire – Endcliff Crescent, Scarborough

Time of call: 2105 hours

A crew from Scarborough has dealt with a bin fire on a play area. The cause was deliberate by youths and the crew used 1 hosereel jet.

False alarm – Swadford Street, Skipton

Time of call: 2114 hours

A crew from Skipton has responded to a smoke alarm activation in a residential property. This was a false alarm due to cooking fumes.

Building fire – The Waterfront, Selby

Time of call: 2331 hours

2 crews from Selby have tackled a blaze in a brick built bin store near a residential building. Fire damage was caused to 4 large bins and the building. Fire crews used 2 breathing apparatus and 2 hosereel jets. The cause is deliberate.

Back to news

Breaking news Rss
  • Fri 14 Dec
    Incident Summary Day Shift Friday 14th December 2018
  • Fri 14 Dec
    Incident summary for Nighshift 13 December 2018
  • Thu 13 Dec
    Incident Summary Night Shift Thursday 13th December 2018
Wholetime firefighter recruitment
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have no immediate plans Read more
Retained (On Call) firefighter recruitment
What is a retained (on call) firefighter? Retained (on call) firefighters are Read more