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Incident Summary Night Shift Thursday 21st May 2020

22nd May 2020

Incident Summary – Night Shift Thursday 21st May 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: 1708 

Location: Selby 

 

Our Selby crew responded to reports of smoke seen coming from fields. On investigation this was a controlled burn being carried out. 

 

Time: 1754 

Location: Grange Lane, York 

 

Acomb responded to reports of a fire in a wooded area. On arrival this was a small fire in some woodland. Crews extinguished this using a backpack sprayer. 

 

Time: 1815 

Location: Scarborough 

 

Scarborough and Filey crews responded to reports of a fire sighted in a derelict building. On arrival this fire was already out and required no further action. 

 

Time: 1909 

Location: York 

 

Our Acomb crew attended reports of a small fire in a wooded area. They extinguished this with the use of 1 backpack sprayer. 

 

Time: 1939 

Location: Grange lane, York 

 

Acomb responded to a further report of another small fire in the same area as earlier in the night. They responded to this and extinguished a further small fire using a backpack sprayer. 

 

Time: 1951 

Location: Helmsley 

 

Helmsley responded to reports of smoke sighted in the vicinity of a property. This was a controlled burn under supervision by the occupier. 

 

Time: 2030 

Location: Sinnington 

 

Our Kirkbymoorside crew attended a residential property to assist in releasing a young childs finger from a toy. The crew used small tools to free the childs finger. 

 

Time: 2139 

Location: Harrogate 

 

Our Harrogate crew responded to reports of smoke sighted in the area of Whinney lane. On investigation this was found to be controlled burning under supervision. 

 

Time 2356 

Location: Harrogate 

 

Our Harrogate crew attended reports of a fire in a field. On arrival this was a substantial fire involving plastic piping that is believed to have been started deliberately. Crews used 1 hose reel jet to extinguish the fire. 

 

Time: 0123 

Location: Cod beck reservoir, Osmotherley 

 

Northallerton attended cod beck reservoir to reports of a wheelie bin on fire. On arrival it was well alight. This was caused by a discarded disposable BBQ. This fire was extinguished using 1 hose reel jet. 

 

 

 

Time: 0420 

Location Burton Salmon, Selby 

 

Selby crew attended the area following a report of smoke sighted in the open. Crews discovered a rubbish fire well alight. Extinguished using one hose reel jet.   

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