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Incident Summary Night Shift 29 September 2018

30th September 2018

29th September 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.

Fire in the open – Melrosegate, York

Time of call: 1858hrs

York crews attended a fire in the open. Upon arrival crews found the fire to be controlled burning under supervision, which was being extinguished by the owner.

Vehicle fire – Hewarth green, York

Time of call: 1914hrs

Acomb crew attended the scene of vehicle on fire. Upon arrival a car was found with a fire to the engine compartment. Crew used breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to bring the fire under control. The cause was believed to be an electrical fault.

False alarm – York City Centre, York

Time of call: 1927hrs

York crew were called to reports of a bin fire in a coach park in York city centre. Upon arrival crew carried out a full area search and investigation and no fire could be found.

Chimney fire – Whitcliff Lane area, Ripon

Time of call: 2023hrs

Ripon crew were called to a report of a chimney fire. On arrival crews carried out a full investigation and found no chimney fire in progress. Advice was given to occupiers.

Cliff search – Marine Drive, Scarborough

Time of call: 2142 hrs

2 crews and a aerial ladder platforms have assisted Police and Coastguard in searching an area of cliff following reports of a male attempting to climb the steep slopes. Crew used the aerial ladder platform and a thermal imaging camera to carry out he search. No persons found. Incident left with Police.

False alarm – West Road, Filey

Time of call: 2309 hrs

A crew from Filey has investigated reports of a fire in the garden of a domestic property. This was a false alarm due to controlled burning under supervision. No action taken by fire crew.

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