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Incident Summary Day Shift Tuesday 21st May 2019

21st May 2019

 ncident Summary – Day Shift – 21st May 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:

Hawsker, Whitby

Time of call: 11:20

A crew from Whitby were called to a fire in the open. This was a bonfire that had been left unattended and crews extinguished this with a hose reel.

Church Lane, Boroughbridge

Time of call 11:43

A crew from Ripon were called to a child who had become trapped inside a car. The child was released from the car prior to Fire Service arrival and no action was required.

 Ripon

Time of call: 13:08

A crew from Ripon were called to a female stuck in a child’s swing. She was released using a small step ladder.

 Harrogate

Time of call: 13:13

A crew from Harrogate were called to an automatic fire alarm sounding. This was a false alarm due to testing on the system.  

 A1237, Clifton Moor

Time of call: 13:35

A crew from Huntington were called to a fire in the trees. This was a fire to an area of 30sqm of fallen pine needles believed to have been caused deliberately. Crews used beaters and a hose reel jet to extinguish this and dug out the hot spots and checked this over with a thermal imaging camera.  

Clifton Ings

Time of call: 14:33

A crew from Acomb were called to a fire in the open. This was scrubland measuring 5sqm believed to have been caused deliberately and was extinguished using beaters and a hose reel jet.

 Catterick Village

Time of call: 15:01

A crew from Richmond were called to a lady who had fallen inside a property. Crews gained access for the ambulance service.

Hookstone Drive, Harrogate

Time of call: 15:57

A crew from Harrogate were call to a small fire in the woods. This was extinguished using a back pack sprayer. This was believed to have been caused deliberately.

 

 

 

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