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Incident Summary, Night Shift, Thur 13th July

14th July 2017

Breaking News – Thursday 13th July 2017

Watson Garth, Appleton Roebuck

Time of call: 18:08                           

A crew from Acomb have extinguished a summerhouse fire using a hose reel. The cause was believed to be due to discarded hot ashes.

Low Laithe, Summerbridge

Time of call: 18:50

A crew from Harrogate have extinguished a shed fire using a hose reel. The cause was believed to be due by flames spreading from controlled burning.

Temple Lane, Copmanthorpe

Time of call: 19:31

A crew from Acomb and York have extinguished several seats of fire in a freshly cut straw field.  The fire was contained to the straw cuttings only and approximately 600 square metres of straw cuttings was involved. Crews used buckets of water, beaters and a water backpack.

 Institute Street, Glusburn

Time of call: 21:09

A crew from Skipton have released one male who stuck in a lift using lift keys.

St Mary’s Avenue, Heminbrough

Time of call: 22:35

  A crew from Selby have attended a van on fire which was out on arrival. Crews used a hose reel to dampen down.

Askham Lane, Acomb

Time of call: 22:42

 A crew from Acomb have attended an automatic fire alarm. This was caused by a fault on system.

 New Lane, Huntington

Time of call: 23:22

 A crew from Huntington have attended an automatic fire alarm. This was caused due to vapour from an e-cigarette. 

 Regent Street, Scarborough

Time of call: 01:55

 A crew from Scarborough have extinguished a car fire using a hose reel jet. The fire was confined to the passenger compartment and was believed to be deliberate.


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