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Incident Summary – Night Shift Saturday 19th September 2020

19th September 2020

Incident Summary – Night Shift Saturday 19th September 2020.

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: 17:58

Location: Near Bishopton Bridge, Ripon

 

Ripon fire crew were called to reports of a fire in the open. Upon arrival and investigation this was found to be controlled burning under supervision and advice was given.

 

Time: 19:32

Location: A64 east bound carriageway Tadcaster

 

Both Tadcaster crews and Acomb responded to a report of a car on fire on the A64. Upon arrival the Hyundai i40 had suffered an oil leak onto the engine which caused smoke but no fire.

 

Time: 20:31

Location: Off Micklegate, York

 

Both Acomb appliances attended a premises after reports of a fire in a room. Upon arrival the fire to a waste bin had been extinguished and crews inspected with a thermal imaging camera. The cause is believed to have been deliberate.

 

Time: 22:43

Location: Blossom Street, York

 

Crews from York, Acomb and Huntington attended reports of a fire in the kitchen of a premises. The fire originated behind a steel splash back and is believed to have been caused due to radiated heat from a hob transferring heat through the steel onto the structural woodwork. The fire caused 5% fire damage. Fire crews cut away to expose and damped down. They used 1 hose reel, thermal imaging and small tools.

Crews also attended a number of false alarms across the brigade.

  

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