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Incident Summary Day Shift 14th July

13th July 2016

Incident Summary – Day Shift 14th July

08:37 James Street, Harrogate

Crews from Harrogate, Ripon and Knaresborough sent to a high rise commercial property after a report of a smell of smoke inside. All persons out of the building on arrival of Fire Service personnel. After investigation, crew confirmed this to be fire damage to a small area of a cardboard box, caused by sunlight reflected from a mirror, onto the box. The fire was out on arrival, crews removed the cardboard box to open air.

09:17 Off Swinton Road, Swinton, Masham

Ripon crews called to a fire in a single storey building. The fire is believed to have started some time during the evening, but was still smouldering. Crews used one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire. No persons involved.

16:27 Scruton Cross Lanes, Scruton

Northallerton crew sent to a report of a fire in the open. On arrival, crew confirmed one small fire left unattended. Extinguished using one hose reel jet.

16:47 Ashmead Square, Eastfield, Scarborough

Scarborough crew called to assist with persons locked in lift in a commercial building. On arrival, crews used lift keys and assisted persons, unharmed, from the lift.

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