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Incident Summary Thursday 5th October Night Shift

5th October 2017

Maple Drive, Scarborough Time of call 18:35

A crew from Scarborough were called to reports of a small fire in some bushes to the rear of Maple Drive. On arrival crews discovered a small rubbish fire which they extinguished using buckets of water the cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate.

Near Gatherly, Brompton On Swale  Time of call 18:40

Crews from Richmond with an officer rescued a horse which had become stuck in a slurry pit. Crews used inflatable walkway, dry suits and lines to rescue horse who was reunited with its owner.

Cold Bath Road Harrogate Time of call 19:02

Crews from Harrogate were requested by the Ambulance service to gain entry to a property where an elderly male had fallen behind a door preventing paramedics from gaining access to property. Crews used a 9 meter ladder to gain access to property. Male dealt with by paramedics.

Woodfield Square, Harrogate Time of call 22:05 & 23:37

Crews from Harrogate have attended a residential property with a smoke alarm sounding. On arrival both times it was discovered the alarm was sounding due to a fault on the system. 

Grinton To Leyburn Road, Grinton Time of call 01:13

A crew from Reeth were called to reports of a fire alarm sounding in a residential property. The crews discovered the alarm was sounding due to a fault on the system.

Thorpe Green Lane, Thorpe Underwood Time of call 01:45

A crew from Boroughbridge were called to a fire alarm sounding in a property at the above address. After further investigation by crews they discovered the alarm was sounding because of dust in the detector.

Corban Lane, Wiggington Time of call 05:34

Crew from Huntington were mobilised to a report of a large branch down in the road. Manpower used to remove the branch from the roadway.


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