Incident Summary – Day Shift – Tuesday 22nd November

Published 22nd Nov 2022

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: 09:46     Location: Doncaster Road, Selby

Selby crew attended to assist carer in gaining access to room in property after occupier had become stuck. Small tools used to assist. Incident left with Ambulance

Time: 09:52     Location: Horne Road, Catterick

Richmond and Leyburn attended a commercial building after a report of a smell of smoke inside. Crews located a fire and extinguished using one hose reel. Ventilation fan used to clear smoke.

Time: 13:31     Location: Aislaby, Whitby

Whitby crew attended a property with smoke logging. This was caused by a chimney fire in adjacent property. Crew extinguished the fire in the hearth and ventilated property. Advice given.


In addition to the above, crews from Huntington, Acomb, York, Harrogate and Tadcaster have attended automatic fire alarm activations. Following investigations, all were confirmed to be false alarms.