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Incident summary Nightshift 15 April 2019

16th April 2019

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 of call: 16:58

Skipwith Common, Selby

6 fire appliances and support attended a forest fire measuring approx. 40,000SQM. X8 hosereel jets, beaters, portable backpack sprayers and other equipment used.

Time of call: 17:33

Queens Terrace, Scarborough

A crew from Scarborough were called to a fire alarm sounding in a residential premises, which was found to be a false alarm.

Time of call: 18:50

Hookstone Road, Harrogate

A crew from Boroughbridge (on standby), attended a tree fire which had been started deliberately. Extinguished with a knapsack sprayer.

Time of call: 20:23

Great Yorkshire showground, Harrogate

A crew from Harrogate responded to smoke sighted in area which was found to be a false alarm due to controlled burning.

Time of call: 21:36

Milton Street, York

A crew from Acomb responded to smoke sighted in area which was found to be a false alarm due to controlled burning.

APRIL 16th

Time of call: 00:37

Gowthorpe, Selby

A crew from Selby responded to a potential premises fire which was found to be a false alarm with a male now helping Police with their enquiries.

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