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Incident Summary Day Shift Thursday 10th January 2019

10th January 2019

Incident Summary Day Shift Thursday 10th January 2019

Crews from around the county have attended a number of automatic fire alarms tonight, notably in the Scarborough, Harrogate and Malton areas. Thankfully all of these have been false alarms.

Northfield Lane, Cridling Stubbs Time of call: 10:19

A crew from Selby have responded to reports of a fire in a disused quarry. This was a false alarm due to controlled burning.  

Lead Lane, Ripon Time of call: 10:33

Crews from Ripon have extinguished a tumble dryer alight in an outhouse. Crews used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel, and thermal imaging camera to extinguish. The fire caused approximately 20% fire damage to the tumble dryer. Crews rescued two people and two dogs from first floor flat due to smoke entering the premise. Crews ventilated the property. The cause was believed to be due to an electrical fault.

Royal Oak Crossing, Filey Time of call: 11:58

A crew from Scarborough and Filey have released one female from a vehicle using small tools. This was following a two vehicle road traffic collision. The female was treated by ambulance crews and transported to hospital via road.

Hodgsons Lane, Sherburn-in-Elmet Time of call: 16:31

A crew from Tadcaster have extinguished a small fire left unattended using one backpack sprayer.

Hodgsons Lane, Sherburn-in-Elmet Time of call: 16:31

A crew from Tadcaster have extinguished a small fire left unattended using one backpack sprayer.

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