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Incident Summary Tuesday 5th Dayshift

5th January 2016

Round up of incidents today between 0800 - 1800

Bus trapped in flood water near Newton-on-Ouse

Time of call: 08:12.  Approx 30 people rescued by firefighters from a bus which had got trapped in floodwater near to Newton-On-Ouse.  Crews from Easingwold, Huntington and Acomb attended.

Vehicle trapped in flood water near Brookes Farm, Richmond

Time fo call: 10:21.  Crews from Richmond and Colburn attended a vehicle stuck in floodwater, 1 male occupant was out on arrival.

House Fire, Wigginton near York

Time of call: 11:04.  Crews from York and Huntington attended a rubbish fire under the stairs of a property near Wiggington, crews used 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet  and triple ext ladder. 

Dangerous Structure, Tree stuck against Ouse bridge

Time of call: 11:12.  Our boat crew from York assisted to remove a tree lodged against Ouse Bridge in York

 Large Fire on Bullamoor Road, Northallerton

Time of call: 11:54.  Crews from Northallerton, Bedale, Thirsk, Stokesley, Darlington, Colburn, Ripon, Boroughbridge and Yarm attended a large chicken shed on fire.  Crews used 6 main jets, water bowser, water curtains, ground monitors to extinguished.  Crews are currently still damping down.

Small Fire in the open behind resteraunt on Bootham.

Time of call: 12:38.  Crews from Acomb extinguished a small fire using a bucket of water.

Automatic fire alarm, Mulgrave Castle Road

Time of call: 15:07.  Crews from Lythe attended an automatic fire alarm at a premises in this location which turned out to be a false alarm.

Car fire on the A168 near Dishforth

Time of call: 15:07.  Crews from Acomb who were stood by at Ripon attended a car fire on the A168, however this was a false alarm and was just an overheated radiator.

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