Incident Summary Day Shift Tuesday 28th September

Published 28th Sep 2021

Time: 11:16  Location: York

Crews responded to a report of a smell of smoke coming from a residential property. On arrival, this was confirmed to be a false alarm with good intent, due to cooking fumes.

 

Time: 12:43   Location: Deepdale Avenue, Scarborough

Scarborough crew attended and dealt with a fire in a kitchen to an electrical appliance. Crew used a hose reel to extinguish the fire and a thermal image camera to check and ensure no fire spread. Crew then used a fan to ventilate the building.

 

Time: 13:42   Location: Haxby Road, York

York crew attended an automatic fire alarm activation at a residential property. On arrival, crew confirmed this to be a false alarm due to a fault on the system.

 

Time: 14:38   Location: Wath, Ripon area

Ripon crew responded to a report of fire to hedges. On arrival, crew extinguished the fire using a hose reel jet. The fire spread to hedges from a controlled burn.