Incident Summary Night Shift Saturday 6th November

Published 7th Nov 2021

To ensure that people are not identifiable from our incident round-up, we will no longer be providing street names for smaller towns and villages, where incidents have occurred. 


Time:  17:56               Location:    Pickering

Crew from Pickering attended an area in the open after a report of a fire. Crew confirmed this to be a large bonfire under supervision. No action taken.


Time:  17:59               Location:  Staxton

Sherburn crew attended the area following a report of a car fire. Crew located the vehicle and confirmed this to be a false alarm due to an oil leak on engine. No fire, inspection only.


Time: 21:05                Location: A65, Gargrave area

Skipton crew sent to a single vehicle road traffic collision, after call from Police. Crew arrived to the vehicle on it’s side. One male driver was out of the vehicle with no injuries. Crew made the scene safe, cleared the road and dealt with an oil spill from the vehicle.


In addition to the above incidents, crews from York, Settle, Skipton and Harrogate have attended automatic fire alarms. Following investigation, all of which were confirmed to be false alarms.