Incident Archive August 2010

 

 

31/08/2010 22:06 - Parkway Towers, Brooklands Crescent, Seacroft, Leeds

Rubbish chute on 8th floor involved. 5 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel and positive pressure ventilation fan used. 1 adult male was given oxygen therapy as a precautionary measure by fire service personnel but refused ambulance attendance.

Appliances from Gipton (2401 2402), Leeds (2002 2006ALP) and Stanks (2801) attended

 

31/08/10 10:24
M62 Motorway Junction 28
Road traffic Collision - Proved to be 2 cars involved with 1 casualty trapped, extricated by Fire service and transported to hospital by ambulance
Appliances from Morley (2701) and Hunslet (2501 2502) attended

30/08/10 19:13
Fall Ings Road, Belle Vue, Wakefield
Water Rescue Incident - Proved to be a male in water in area approx 50ft wide and 15ft deep. Water rescue crews were deployed to search are but unable to recover the missing casualty. Casualty later recovered by the Police Underwater search unit.
Appliances from Wakefield (8001 8002), Rothwell (9101), Leeds (2001) and Brighouse (6101) attended

30/08/10 15:30
Bishops Court Flats, Berry brow, Huddersfield
Flat Fire - Proved to be a flat on 5th floor involved, flat well alight, male had vacated the flat prior to arrival of Fire service. Crews used 2 Hosereel jets, 4 Breathing apparatus, and Positive pressure ventilation fan.
Appliances from
Huddersfield (6001 6002), Slaithwaite (7201) and Halifax (6406HP) attended.

 

28/08/10 23:30
Stanningley Avenue
, Mixenden, Halifax
House Fire - Proved to be bedroom involved in fire, cres used 1 Hosereel jet and 4 Breathing apparatus. ll persons were out of the property on arrival of fire crews.
Appliances from Illingworth (6701) and Odsal (4702) attended.

28/08/10 23:14
Belmont Street
, Bolton Brow, Sowerby Bridge.
House Fire Persons Reported - Proved to be a small fire in the kitchen, on arrival 1 male occupant had walked out of the property unaided. Crews used 1 Hosereel jet, 2 Breathing apparatus and a Positive pressure ventilation fan to clear house of smoke. The male occupant was taken to hospital by ambulance suffering from smoke inhalation.
Appliances from Halifax (6401 6402) and Elland (6301) attended.

28/08/10 20:27 - Rombalds View, Armley, Leeds.
House Fire - Proved to be a chip pan fire with the fire out on the arrival of fire service. A Positive pressure ventilation fan was used to clear the house of smoke. 1 female occupant suffered smoke inhalation and was taken to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from
Leeds (2001 2002) attended. 

28/08/10 02:55
Moorside Green, Drighlington
House Fire Persons Reported- roved to be kitchen involved.  Crews used 2 Hosereel jets  and 4 Breathing apparatus. 2 male casualties aged approx 42 and 13 were taken to hospital suffering smoke inhalation.
Appliances from Morley (2701), Batley (8101) and Cleckheaton (6201) attended.

27/08/10 18:38
Summerfield Road, Todmorden
House Fire - Proved tom be cooker involved in fire and crews used 1 hosereel jet and 2 breathing apparatus
Appliances from Todmorden (7401) and Mytholmroyd (7001) attended.

27/08/10 16:36 
M1 Junc 41-40 Southbound
Lorry Fire - MP x 6, Hose Layer Incident1 - Proved to be a heavy goods vehicle carrying hay on fire. Crews used 2 Large jets, 2 Hosereel jets and 2 Breathing apparatus. This was a straw fire which was well developed. Motorway was reduced to 1 lane of flowing traffic. Police Fire Service and Highways agency in a joint effort to control traffic flow and extinguish fire. 2 water relays established 1 using hose layer and private contractors to remove hay from carriageway.
Appliances from Ossett (8901),
Wakefield (8001 8002), Morley (2701), Rothwell (9101),  Hunslet (2502) and the Hose Layer module from Mirfield (8712) attended.

26/08/10 23:36
Highfield Road, Rastrick, Brighouse
Car Fire - Proved to be a car on playing area, crews used 1 Hosereel and 1 Breathing apparatus set
Appliance from Brighouse (6101) attended.

24/08/10 14:02
Manywells Brow, Cullingworth
Road Traffic Collision - Proved to be a car and 1 Heavy Goods Vehicle involved which was on it's side.1 female casualty was trapped in car and extricated by Fire Service personnel and transported to hospital by air ambulance. The Heavy goods Vehicle driver was taken to hospital by road ambulance.
Appliances from Bingley (4101), Keighley (4601 4602) and the Technical Rescue Vehicle from Cleckheaton attended.

24/08/10 08:45
Calder Vale Road, Wakefield
Building Fire MP x 4 Aerials x 1 Incident - Proved to be a single storey derelict building involved in fire, approx 10m x 10m with asbestos roof and building full of polystyrene.  Crews used 2 Large jet's and 2 Breathing apparatus.  
Appliances from
Wakefield (8001 8002 8006ALP), Ossett (8901) and Normanton (8801) attended.

22/08/10 12:43
Tempest Road
, Beeston, Leeds
Flat Fire Persons Reported - Proved to be flat with 2 casualties self rescued prior to arrival of fire service. Crews used 1 Hosereel jet, 4 Breathing apparatus sets and Positive pressure ventilation.

Appliances from Hunslet (2501), Morley (2701) and Leeds (2002) attended.

21/08/10  03:01
Leeds Road, Deighton, Huddersfield
Road Traffic Collision - Proved to be involving 1 car with 1 person trapped, extricated by Fire service personnel and then transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from
Huddersfield (6001 6002) and Mirfield (8701) attended.

19/08/10 18:21
Little Horton Lane,
Bradford
Flat fire - Proved to be cooker involved. Crews used 1 Hosereel jet.  Oxygen therapy administered by Fire service to occupier, who was then taken to Bradford Royal Infirmary for a precautionary check up following smoke inhalation.
Appliances from Odsal (4701 4702) attended

19/08/10 15:27
Dam Head, Stump Cross, Halifax
Animal Rescue Incident - Proved to be a cow stuck in a ditch by its front leg.  Cow was extricated by Fire service personnel.
Appliances from Odsal (4701), Illingworth (6701) and the Technical Rescue Team from Cleckheaton attended.

18/08/10 19:03
Britannia Road, Morley
Road Traffic Collision - Proved to be 4 vehicles involved with 1 casualty trapped and extricated by Fire service, taken to Leeds General Infirmary by ambulance.
Appliances from Morley (2701), Batley (8101) and Hunslet (2502) attended

17/08/10 23:28
Church Lane Avenue,Outwood,Wakefield
House fire - Proved to be kitchen involved, Positive pressure ventilation fan used. Ambulance requested for 1 male in early 40's suffering from slight smoke inhalation.
Appliances from Wakefield (8001 8002) attended

17/08/10 21:44
Burnley Rd, Luddenden Foot,Halifax
Building Fire MP x 4 Incident - Proved to be an outbuilding and external decking involved in fire with exposure risk to 2 sides. There was slight smoke damage to a domestic property approx 20m x 20m. Crews used 2 Large jets, 2 Hosereel jets and Positive pressure ventilation fan.The gas board was requested for external gas pipe which was also involved in fire.
Appliances from Halifax (6401 6402), Mytholmroyd (7001) and Elland (6301) attended

16/08/10 09:42
Grove Farm Crescent, Cookridge, Leeds
House Fire - Proved to be Kitchen involved and crews used, 1 hosereel jet and 4 Breathing apparatus.  Fire Emergency Support Service vehicle was requested to assist the occupier in dealing with the aftermath of the fire.
Appliances from Cookridge (2201) and Moortown (2602) attended

14/08/10 20:22
Ebor Mills, Ebor Lane, Mytholmes, Haworth
Building Fire - MP x 10 and Aerials x 2 - Proved to be a building of 6 floors approx 70m x 40m. Fire involved top 3 floors and roof of building. Crews used 6 Large jets, 6 Breathing apparatus, 1 Ground monitor and Aerial Ladder Platform. Adjoining single storey section protected by water. Evacuation of 5 local properties was carried out with the assistance of the police for safety and those residents were cared for by the local Emergency Planning Team. Local Authority Structural Engineers are arranging demolition of the property today (
15/08/10).
Appliances from Keighley (4601 4602), Silsden (5201 5202), Fairweather Green (4201 4202), Illingworth (6701), Shipley (5101), Halifax (6406HP 6402), Bradford (4006ALP), Bingley (4101), Morley (2701),
Leeds (2002), Huddersfield (6002) and  Stanningley

(3102 3112HL attended.


First Report from Fire Service at 23:30
Ebor Mills,
Ebor Lane, Mytholmes, Haworth
Building
Fire - MP x 8 and Aerials x 2 - Proved to be a building of 6 floors approx 70m x 40m. Fire involved approx 20% of 3rd floor. Crews used 4 jets, 6 Breathing apparatus, 1 Ground monitor and Aerial Ladder Platform. This incident was soon reduced leaving 5 pumps and 1 ALP from Bradford.

11/08/10 15:21 
Stanningley Taxis,
Stanningley Road, Stanningley,
Building Fire - Proved to be a 2 storey building involved with 10% involved in fire. Crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus2. One male casualty aged early 40's suffered smoke inhalation and was given oxygen therapy by Fire service personnel.
Appliances from Stanningley (3101 3102) and Bradford (4002) attended.

11/08/10 10:58
M62 Motorway Junctions 23 - 22 Westbound
Vehicle Fire - Proved to be a large vehicle transporter carrying 8 cars alight, Crews used 4 Hosereel jets and 2 Breathing apparatus sets.
Appliances from
Huddersfield (6001 6002), Elland (6301) and Illingworth (6701) attended.

10/08/10 23:10
West Parade Flats, West Parade,
Halifax
Flat fire - Proved to be pan left on in kitchen. 1 male casualty aged 44 was rescued by Fire service personnel, given oxygen therapy by Fire Service on scene and transported to hospital by ambulance suffering from smoke inhalation.
Appliances from
Halifax (6401 6402) attended.

10/08/10 13:31
Stonefield Street, Dewsbury
Road Traffic Collision - 1 person trapped, extricated by Fire Service personnel and taken to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Dewsbury ( 8301 8302) and Batley (8101) attended. 

10/08/10 12:10
Allied Glass Containers, Fernely Green Road, Knottingley
Building Fire MP x 5 and Aerials x 1 - Proved to be roof involved, 30% involved in fire.  Crews used 1 jet from aerial, 1 Large jet at ground level and 2 Breathing apparatus. 
Appliances from Knottingley (8601), Pontefract (9001), Castleford (8201), Normanton (8801),
Wakefield (8006ALP) and Featherstone (8401) attended.

09/08/10 23:05
M62 Junction 26 to
27 Eastbound
Road
Traffic Collision - Proved to be 2 cars involved with 3 casualties.  1 casualty released immediately upon arrival of Fire Service.  Further two casualties were trapped in second vehicle and were extricated by Fire Service personnel.  All three casualties were transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Morley (2701), Cleckheaton (6201), Odsal (4702) and Technical Rescue Teams from Cleckheaton attended.

08/08/10 10:35
Astley Lane
, Swillington
Road Traffic Collision - 1 vehicle involved with 1 casualty trapped after collision with lamp post. Casualty was released after roof removed from vehicle by Fire service personnel and transported to hospital by Air Ambulance.
Appliances from Garforth (2301), Rothwell (9101) and Stanks (2501) attended. 

07/08/10 21:27
Blackpool View, Lower Wortley, Leeds
House Fire - Proved to be a chip pan involved. Positive pressure ventilation fan used. 1 elderly male rescued by Fire service personnel, oxygen therapy administered but casualty refused hospital attendance after being checked over by paramedics.
Appliances from
Leeds (2001 2002) attended.
 
06/08/10 22:55
River Aire, Castleford Town Centre, Castleford
Water Rescue Incident - Proved to be 1 Male in river in shallow section and rescued by Fire service.
Appliances from
Leeds (2001), Brighouse (6101) and Rothwell (9101) attended.

06/08/10 12:31
Chestnut Avenue, Hyde Park, Leeds
House Fire Persons Reported - Proved to be an end terrace property involved with fire on first floor. Search of premises carried out and fire extinguished using 2 Hosereel jets, 8 Breathing apparatus sets and Positive pressure ventilation.  No persons were involved at incident with no rescues or injuries.
Appliances from
Leeds (2001 2002) and Cookridge (2201) attended.  

02/08/10 05:35
Cow Hill Gate lane, Illingworth,
Halifax
Road
Traffic Collision - Proved to be single car involved on its roof, Fire crews released casualty trapped who escaped unhurt.
Appliances from Halifax (6401 6402) and Illingworth (6701) attended

01/08/10 23:51
Federal Mogul, Ounsworth Street, East Bowling, Bradford
Building Fire MP X 4 Aerials X 1 - Proved to be a fire in furnace inside building approx 100m x 100m. Crews used 1 Hose reel jet, 2 Breathing apparatus and small quantity of foam. The ALP used to check from above for fire spread
Appliances from
Bradford (4001 4002 4006ALP) and Odsal (4701 4702) attended. 

01/08/10 06:06
Dryclough Lane Junction Huddersfield Road, Skircoat, Halifax
Road Traffic Collision - 1 car involved with collision with Lamp post with 2 persons trapped. Casualties extricated by Fire Service personnel and 1 casualty was transported by ambulance to hospital.
Appliances from Halifax (6401 6402) and Elland (6301) attended.

01/08/10 01:47
Jeff Skinner Waste Traders, Copley Hill, Lower Wortley, Leeds
Building Make Pumps 4 and Aerials 1 - Large refuse fire inside open fronted building 60m x 20m x 10m. Crews used 3 large jets, 1 Ground monitor and 4 Breathing apparatus sets.
Appliances from
Leeds (2001 2002) and Hunslet (2501 2502) attended.
A fire at a waste trader's in Leeds has left the firm counting the cost. PIC: Steve Riding