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Incident Summary Night Shift Friday 20th July 2018

21st July 2018

Incident Summary Night Shift Friday 20th July 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.

Crews from around the county have attended a number of automatic fire alarms today. Thankfully all of these have been false alarms.

Lendales Lane, Pickering

Time of call: 21:45

A crew from Pickering have attended reports of a fire in a field of Lendales Lane. On arrival this was found to be controlled burning.

Farrar Street, York

Time of call: 23:31

A crew from York and Acomb have attended a fire in a back garden which was confined to some decking. Crews used a hose reel, thermal imaging camera, buckets of water and a triple extension ladder.

Bawtry Road, Selby

Time of call: 00:03

A crew from Selby have attended reports of a car on fire. The fire was out on arrival and crews made the vehicle safe.

Chudleigh Road, York

Time of call: 02:53

A crew from Acomb have attended reports of smoke issuing from a manhole cover in the middle of a public road. On arrival crews found this to be electric cables on fire and used a dry powder extinguisher. Crews monitored the situation and left the incident in the hands of the electricity board.

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