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Incident Summary Night Shift Wednesday 10th January 2018

11th January 2018

Large Fire in the open – Green Lane, Balk

Time of call: 15:59

Appliances from Thirsk, Ripon and Northallerton attended this incident which was a large pile of manure which had heated up and set on fire, crews used a hose reel, pitch forks and lighting and have left the fire to burn out with revisits planned throughout the night and following day.


Fire in kitchen – Melbourne Street, York

Time of call: 17:20

An appliance from York attended this incident, the fire was out on arrival of the fire service and crews made the scene safe and ventilated the property using the positive pressure ventilation fan.


Chimney Fire – Westow, Malton

Time of call: 19:49

Appliances from Malton attended this incident, the fire was out on arrival and crews checked over the property and chimney flue using a thermal imaging camera.


Automatic Fire Alarm – Amy Johnson Way, York

Time of call: 20:01

An appliance from Acomb attended and confirmed this was a false alarm.


Wood burner on fire – Sneck Gate Lane, Newby

Time of call: 22:21

Appliances from Stokesley and Coulby Newham attended this fire, crews extinguished a small tea towel which had caught fire using a hose reel jet.


Automatic Fire Alarm – Beaconsfield Street, Scarborough

Time of call: 23:38

An appliance from Scarborough attended and confirmed this was a false alarm.


Smoke issuing from building – Askham Fields Lane, York

Time of call: 00:02

Appliances from York and Acomb attended this incident and confirmed this was a false alarm.


Shed Fire – Longwestgate, Scarborough

Time of call: 00:32

Appliances from Scarborough attended this incident and extinguished the shed using a hose reel jet and small tools.

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