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Incident Summary Night Shift Wednesday 11th July

11th July 2018


TOC 1704 – Haxby Road, York    

Crews were called to fire at a temporary storage facility on Haxby Road. On arrival crews found a wheelie bin had been placed against the outside of the cabin and was on fire. Crews tackled and extinguished the fire using a hose reel.


TOC  1841 – Acomb Wood, York

Reports of a fire in the open were received in Acomb Wood. Crews attended and found a small fire in the open which was extinguished.


TOC  1952 – Dalton Mill, Dalton, York

A vehicle battery fire was reported and crews attended. The fire to the battery was out on arrival and crews carried out inspections to ensure the fire was out. The incident was believed to be caused by a short circuit to the battery.


TOC 2035 – Kent Road, Harrogate

Crews were called to a fire reported in a tree. On arrival crews found a fire in a downed tree trunk, measuring 10 meters square. The fire was tackled and extinguished using a knapsack sprayer. The fire was believed to have been deliberately set.


TOC 2044 – Hob Moor, York

Reports of a fire in the open were received in the Hob Moor area. Upon arrival crews found small fire on the ground which was swiftly extinguished.


TOC 2329 – York Railway Station, York

Crews were requested to assist in releasing a member of the public from lift. Crews attended and used lift keys to affect release safely.


TOC 0138 – Eggborough, Selby

Crews were called to reports of a fire in a back garden. Upon arrival crews found that a brazier was being used and no fire was found.


False alarms:

Crews attended multiple false alarm activations throughout the course of the night’s duties.


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