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

Incident summary for Dayshift 01 December 2018

1st December 2018

Incident Summary Saturday 1st December Day Shift

In order 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 0805    Location: River Ouse, York

The boat crew from York, supported by crews from Acomb, assisted Police with a search of the River Ouse. No persons were found.

Time 1205    Location: Kirkbymoorside

Crews from Kirkbymoorside, Helmsley & Pickering attended a fire involving a 2-storey terraced house. 4 breathing apparatus and 2 hose reels were used to extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire is thought to be accidental.

Time 1331    Location: Newby, Scarborough   

A fire officer was mobilised to investigate a report of a strong smell of fuel outside domestic properties. A quantity of diesel was found to have been spilled in the road. Assistance was provided by the Highways Department to make the road safe.

Time 1545    Location: Nr Woodfield Road

A Harrogate crew investigated reports of a fire seen in the area. They extinguished a bonfire using a hose reel.


In addition to the above incidents our crews attended automatic fire alarm activations in Easingwold, Scarborough (x2) and Settle.  All were false alarms.

Back to news

Breaking news Rss
  • Mon 20 May
    Incident summary - Day shift Monday 20th May
  • Mon 20 May
    Incident Summary Night shift Sunday 19th May
  • Sun 19 May
    Incident Summary Day Shift Sunday 19th May 2019
Wholetime firefighter recruitment
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have no immediate plans Read more
Retained (On Call) firefighter recruitment
On this page you can find out more about the Read more