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 Nightshift 21 November 2018

22nd November 2018

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.

High Ellington, nr Masham – Time of call 17:44

Masham firecrew extinguished a chimney fire caused due to accumulation of soot, by use of a squeeze bottle and a hearth kit.

Beulah Terrace, Scarborough – Time of call 18:15

Scarborough firecrew responded to a fire alarm activation caused by cooking fumes..

Harrogate – Time of call 18:28

Harrogate firecrews responded to a late reported firecall after a child threw a roll of sellotape onto a gas fire. Advice was given.

York– Time of call 19:22

Appliances from Acomb, York and Huntington responded to a report of a loud bang, a roaring noise and haze sighted within domestic premises, from the householder. However, nothing more than a potential seven years bad luck was the result after crews discovered that a mirror had fallen in the bathroom onto taps below causing the ‘roaring noise’ and haze.

Pilmoor nr Easingwold – Time of call 19:41

Easingwold firecrew used a hosereel to extinguish a fire to a Mercedes car with the incident believed to be deliberate ignition and handed over to Police.  

Northallerton – Time of call 22:35

Northallerton firecrew responded to a fire alarm activation due to a faulty unit..

Settle – Time of call 23:25

Settle firecrew stemmed a water leak in a premises and isolated the water supply after the householder had put a nail through a water pipe in the bathrooml.

Easingwold – Time of call 04:10

Easingwold firecrew responded to a fire alarm activation within sheltered accommodation-  the cause being unknown.

Selby – Time of call 04:17

Selby firecrew responded to a fire alarm activation within an industrial premises with the cause being due to steam.

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