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Incident Summary Day Shift Monday 26th November 2018

26th 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.

Tadcaster Road, Dringhouses, York  Time of call: 08:08

A crew from Acomb were called to assist with a road traffic collision between a car and a motorbike. Crews assisted with clearing up a fuel leakage on the road.

Bargate area, Richmond Time of call: 09:11

A crew from Richmond assisted paramedics by helping to transport a male, who had fallen down a flight of stairs, to the ambulance.

Lancaster Park Road, Harrogate Time of call: 09:57

Crews from Harrogate and Knaresborough were called to a residential property containing smoke. This was caused by a fire to a hairdryer. The fire was extinguished by the resident using a bucket of water. Crews assisted with ventilating the property.

Abbeville Avenue, Whitby Time of call: 10:24

A crew from Whitby were called to a chimney on fire. The crews used chimney rods and a hose reel adaptor to extinguish this fire. This was caused by an accumulation of soot.

Keighley Road, Cowling Time of call: 14:47

Crews from Skipton, Grassington and an Officer were called to a fire in a semi-detached property. This fire was to the ground floor and cellar of the property and was caused by a faulty washing machine. Crews used 6 sets of breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets a thermal image camera and a triple extension ladder to extinguish this.

Sutton Field, Glusburn Time of call: 16:32

A crew from Skipton were called to a fire in woodland. The crews extinguished this fire that was believed to have been set by youths.

We also attended fire alarm activations in York and Scarborough. These were false alarms.


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