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Large Fire - Outgang Lane, Osbaldwick, York

1st October 2015

Location:  Outgang Lane, Osbaldwick, York 

Time:  1826 hours 

Fire crews from York, Acomb and Huntington have been in attendance at a large fire on Outgang Lane, Osbaldwick. Control received a number of calls starting at 18:26 with reports of large amounts of black smoke.

The incident was found to be a rubbish fire in the open at a recycling yard. At 18:58 there were 3 main jets in use and by 19:21 works staff were also using their excavator to turn over hot spots.

The incident was scaled down to a 1 pump incident at 20:05 when crews from York were turning over and damping down.

The Environment Agency have been notified but were not required to attend the incident. York crews are still in attendance.

Updated: 2040

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