This website works best using cookies which are currently blocked. Allow cookies? Allow More info

Listen to this page

Text size A A A Accessibility

Roundup of incidents from NYF&RS nightshift 30/04/16

1st May 2016

18:04 – Allotment fire, Wetherby

Crews assisted Wetherby at a small Allotment fire in West Yorkshires area.

 19:36 – Gas cylinder fire, Harrogate

 Crews from Harrogate attended an incident involving a 5kg calor gas bottle. Gas dispelled and burnt out naturally and crews used 1 hose reel to cool the bottle.

 20:14 – Phoenix Boulevard, Harrogate

 Crews assisted people to gain entry to their property having become locked out, but had left candles lit inside. Crews gained entry using a 9 metre ladder.

  22:01 – Pulleyn Close, York

 Huntington Crews attended reports of a chip pan fire, which was out on arrival. Fire damage to pan and cooker hood, and crews removed pan to open air using gloves.

 23:45 – Fearby Road

 Crews from Masham and Bedale attended a fire alarm actuation in an industrial premises, which turned out to be a false alarm due to dirt in the detector head.

 03:08 Hawthorne Avenue, Scotton

 Crews from Colburn and Richmond attended a fire in a living room of a property. 2 casualties suffering smoke inhalation were treated by Ambulance crews. 4 breathing apparatus, 2 Hose Reel Jets, used to extinguish fire. Cause believed to be due to a discarded cigarette.

 05:14 Fennell Grove, Ripon

 Crews from Ripon station attended a false alarm due to a power cut in the area.

 05:46 Dene Park, Harrogate

 Fire in a bedroom of a single storey purpose built flat. 1 female resident was rescued by fire crews from Harrogate, and taken to hospital for smoke inhalation. Crews used 1 hose reel jet and 4 breathing apparatus.

Back to news

Breaking news Rss
  • Wed 17 Oct
    Incident summary - Day shift Wednesday 17th October
  • Wed 17 Oct
    Incident Summary Wednesday 17th October 2018 Night Shift
  • Tue 16 Oct
    Incident Summary – Day Shift Tuesday 16th October 2018
Wholetime firefighter recruitment
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have no immediate plans Read more
Retained (On Call) firefighter recruitment
What is a retained (on call) firefighter? Retained (on call) firefighters are Read more