Incident summary Day shift – 20 February, 2024

Published 20th Feb 2024

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.

12:25  Claro Road, Harrogate
Harrogate fire appliance responded to a fire in the open giving off excess smoke. On arrival this was found to be attended controlled burning with advice given to the interested parties.

14:17  Claro Road, Harrogate
Recalled to Claro Road following further information, Harrogate fire appliance responded to a fire in the open giving off excess smoke again. On this occasion the fire crew extinguished the fire using a hose reel.

15:47  Scarborough Road, Norton
Ambulance service requested a Fire first responder attendance to a premises where an elderly male had fallen and wasn’t responding properly. Observations taken till male taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg.

16:43  Lotherington Avenue, York
York crew responded to a report of a fire in a rear garden out of control. On arrival this was deemed to be a false alarm good intent as the occupier was present and the fire was under control.

There were also fire alarm activations responded to in: Harrogate x2 and Easingwold.  All proved false alarms.