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Incident Summary Day Shift Saturday 20th July 2019

19th July 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.


York – Time of call 0934

Crews from York and Acomb responded to a fire in a bedroom of a residential bungalow. 1 Male suffered smoke inhalation and was taken to hospital as a precaution. Crews extinguished the fire using 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel, a thermal imaging camera and a positive pressure ventilation fan.

Harrogate – Time of call 1201

Crews from Harrogate responded to a small wasteland fire in woodland just off Harlow Moor Road. Crews extinguished using 1 small jet and 10 lengths.

Whitby – Time of call 1257

Crews from Whitby gained entry to a property for a persons locked out, access gained 13.5 metre ladder.

Scarborough – Time of call 1350

Scarborough crews made a fallen tree blocking a road safe on Valley Road. Crews used a battery saw and triple extension ladder.

Harrogate – Time of call 1456

Crews from Harrogate and Knaresborough responded to a TV on fire in the living room of a residential property. The fire was out on arrival and crews inspected with a thermal imaging camera.

Crews from Acomb, Scarborough, York and Helmsley also attended automatic alarm activations, these were all false alarms.


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