January 2007 Incident News Archive
Flats fire - Persons reported. Fire in electrical cupboard in ground floor lobby, 2 hosereel jets, 6 Breathing apparatus and Positive pressure ventilation fan used. 4 people rescued from first floor window by fire service using short extension ladder. A further 7 people were led to safety by fire crews wearing breathing apparatus. All were treated for mild smoke inhalation by both fire service and paramedics - none attended hospital
Appliances from Moortown (2601 2602) and Gipton (2402) attended.
Flat fire - Persons reported. 1 hosereel jet , 2 Breathing Apparatus and Positive pressure ventilation fan used. 4 casualties rescued by Fire service including 1 child, taken by ambulance to Bradford Royal Infirmary.
Appliances from Fairweather Green (4201 4202) and
Woodhouse Hall Road
Building fire - 1st Alarm MP x 4. Small fire in basement of Fartown High School, 1 Hosereel jet and 4 Breathing apparatus with Positive Pressure ventilation used.
Building Fire - 1st Alarm MP x 3, Shop Fire approx 12m x 20m, 40% of ground floor involved in fire, two Hosereel jets, 1 Main jet and six Breathing apparatus used.
Appliances from Holmfirth (6601), Meltham (6901) and
Timber Yard Fire -
Further Information to follow. Appliances from
Castleford (8201) and
Commonside, Hanging Heaton, Batley
Van Fire - Van involved in fire, 1 Hosereel jet and 1 Breathing apparatus used.
Appliance from Dewsbury (8301) attended.
Building Fire - Persons reported. Car in collision with house , vehicle on fire, 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus used. All persons accounted for at incident.
Building Fire - Burger King, Small fire in building, 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus used. Police requested due to posiible Malicious ignition.
Appliances from Rawdon (5001) and Cookridge (2201) attended.
Road Traffic Collsion - 2 vehicles involved 1 person trapped and released by Fire service. Scene also made safe.
Appliances from Halifax (6401 6402) and Illingworth (6701) attended.
House fire - Persons reported, Ground floor of dwelling 100% involved in fire,1 Hosereel jet, 4 Breathing apparatus and Positive Pressure Ventilation fan used. 1 male jumped to safety from 1st floor window, suffered burns to hands, neck and a head injuries.
Flat fire - Microwave involved in fire, proved to be out on arrival. One female suffered smoke inhalation, was treated on scene by ambulance crew but did not go to hospital.
Appliance from Cleckheaton (6201) attended.
York Road, Seacroft, Leeds
Building Fire - Refrigeration unit on fire, on roof of Tesco's building , 2 Breathing apparatus and one Hosereel jet used. One casualty given oxygen by Fire Service as a precaution after inhaling refrigerant gas.
Appliances from Gipton (24701 2402) attended.
Leeds Bradford Airport, Whitehouse Lane, Yeadon
Aicraft in Distress - Airbus A-319 landed heavily bursting four tyres. Fire Crews stood by while passengers disembarked from the aircraft. Fire service checked plane with thermal image camera to check for heat sources, No injuries all alighted safely
Appliances from Rawdon (5001), Otley (4801), Shipley
(5101), Hunslet (2502 2512 MRU), Stanningley (3101 3102 3112 HL),
Fire - 1st alarm - MP x 4, 2 storey workshop approx
15m x 10m 100% involved in fire. 2 Large jets, 1 Ground Monitor used to cool
acetylene cylinder and 1 Aerial appliance used at incident. Police evacuated
five nearby houses to ensure the safety of the occupiers.
Tinshill View, Cookridge
fire - Persons reported. Fire in upstairs room. 1
Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus and Positive Pressure ventilation used.
1 person rescued suffering suspected smoke inhalation and taken to hospital by
Appliances from were Cookridge (2201), Moortown (2602) and Rawdon (5001) attended.
Fire at Laventa Restaurant - Fire proved to be out on
arrival, with 1 casualty being taken to hospital by ambulance suffering
suspected smoke inhalation.
Appliance from Wetherby (2901) attended.
Fire - Persons reported. All persons accounted for on arrival. Semi-Detached property, fire in the loft area, well alight.
2 Hose reel jets and 2 Breathing apparatus used.
Appliances from Pontefract (9001), Featherstone (8401), Castleford (8201),
House fire persons reported. All persons accouted for on arrival of fire service, this proved to be a chip pan fire that was out on arrival. 1 female child suffered smoke inhalation and was treated at scene by ambulance crews.
from Gipton (2401 2402) and
Building Fire - 1st Alarm MP x 3. Derelict 2 storey building approx 30m x 20m involved, Ground floor 100% involved in fire. Two Large jets used by Fire Crews, later withdrawn as Asbestos suspected to be involved and dealt with the incident from outside the premises.
Appliances from Keighley (4601 4602), Bingley (4101) and
M1 Motorway Southbound Junction 41 - 40
Road Traffic Collsion - Heavy Goods Vehicle blown over persons trapped, Incident proved to be no persons trapped. traffic management requested for traffic control
Appliances from Hunslet (2501 2502 2512 MRU), Rothwell
Road Traffic Collision - Heavy Goods Vehicle involved, vehicle on its side and persons trapped. 1 male casualty released by fire service.
Appliances from Holmfirth (6601), Meltham (6901) and
SSC - Roof blown off domestic Garage, Crews made scene safe.
Appliance from Idle (4401) attended.
SSC - Powercables blown down due to high winds, cables carrying 11000 volts. Fire crew stood by until arrival of Yorkshire Electricity and cables were made safe.
Appliance from Elland (6301) attended.
Road Traffic Collision - persons trapped. 1 van involved in collison with wall, 1 fatality at this incident. Police requesting any further information due to nature of incident.
M62 Motorway Westbound Junction 31 - 30
Road Traffic Collision - 2 Heavy Goods vehicles involved, proved to be no persons trapped, again incident left with Police
Appliances from Morley (2701), Rothwell (9101),
M62 Motorway Eastbound Junction 25 - 26
Road Traffic Collision - Heavy Goods Vehicle involved.No persons trapped incident left with Police
Appliances from Dewsbury (8302), Cleckheaton (6212 MRU) Halifax (6402) and Hunslet (2501 2502) attended.
M62 Motorway Westbound Junction 25
Road Traffic Collision - Heavy Goods Vehicle blown over persons trapped. Incident proved to be no persons trapped and other than first attending appliance, no further appliances were required.
Appliances from Brighouse (6101) Mirfield (8701), Cleckheaton (6201 6212 MRU) and Odsal (4702) attended.
Building Fire JJB Megastores - Fire in building approx 100m x 30m, fire confined to room involved on upper floor, 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus with Positive pressure ventilation used.
Building Collapse - Persons trapped. Incident proved to be a forklift truck, fallen through first floor of building into basement. Fire service released two casualties from unsafe structure and casualties then dealt with by paramedics
Far Lane, Milnsbridge,
Caravan Fire - Incident proved to be Talbot Camper Van involved in fire at rear of houses, 2 Large jets and 2 Breathing Apparatus. 1 Ground Monitor used, as Incident involved 2 Calor gas cylinders which were cooled and made safe.
Royd Moor Lane
House Fire - 2 Hosereel jets used, with 1 elderly female being taken to Pontefract General Infirmary by ambulance suffering from smoke inhalation.
Appliances from Hemsworth (8501) and
Road Traffic Collision - 2 Heavy goods vehicles involved with repoorted persons trapped. Proved to be no persons trapped and Fire crews made scene safe.
Appliances from Brighouse (6101), Elland (6301), Cleckheaton (6201 6212MRU) and Hunslet (2502) attended.
Water Rescue Incident - Car in the river near the Ship Inn. Full water Rescue Incident implimented, but incident proved to be a stolen and dumped car with no persons involved.
Appliances from Dewsbury (8301 8302), Elland (6301),
Rothwell (9101), Cleckheaton (6210 6212 MRU) and
Water Rescue - Dog trapped approx 12' down river banking, rescued by Fire service using Water Rescue Equipment.
Appliances from Marsden (6801), Holmfirth (6601) and Brighouse attended.
A1, Southbound, Barnsdale Bar.
Road Traffic Collision - HGV overturned all perrsons released prior to arrival of Fire service supporting appliances were not required
Appliances from Hunslet (2501 2502), Castleford (8201) and Knottingley (8601) attended.
A1, Northbound, Barnsdale Bar.
Road Traffic Collision, HGV overturned driver trapped and released by Fire service crews.
Road Traffic Collision - 1 vehicle involved 1 person trapped, released by Fire service, Police and Ambulance also attended.
Appliances from halifax (6401 6402) and Illingworth (6701) attended.
Building Fire - 2nd Alarm incident - Single storey building approx.50m x 30m involved, fire on ground floor. 3 Large jets, 2 Hosereel jets, 1 jet from Aerial appliance and 6 breathing apparatus used. Fire investigation attended.
from Gipton (2401 2402),
Road Traffic Collison - One vehicle involved into central reservation. Proved to be car fire after RTC, 1 Hosereel Jet used. No persons involved.
Appliances from Odsal(4701 4702) and Bradford (4002) attended.
All Saints Road, Great Horton, Bradford
Building Fire - Copthorne Primary School building involved approx 100m x 30m, Roof void and dining hall involved in fire, 2 Hosereels jets and 6 Breathing Apparatus used.Fire investigation also attended fire thought to be an electrical fault.
Oak Mount, Manningham, Bradford
Bin Store - Proved to be a wheelie bin involved in fire, 1 Hosereel jet used.
Appliance from Idle (4401) attended.
Building Fire - Old caretakers dwelling involved, 3 storey building 100% involved in fire. 1 Large Jet and 1 Hosereel jet used.
Croft House Close, Wisbey,
Flat Fire - 1 elderly male rescued from premises unconscious but still breathing. Smoke detector had actuated in the premise and call came via Careline monitoring company. Casualty taken to hospital by ambulance
Appliances from Odsal (4701 4702) and Bradford (4002) attended.
House Fire - Persons reported. Fire in living room, one person self rescued, not injured but suffered from small cut to toe. Smoke alarms were fitted at the premise.
Road Traffic Collision - Persons trapped, 2 vehicles involved, 1 person trapped and released by Fire service. Casualty transported to Bradford Royal Infirmary by ambulance suffering from head injuries.
Appliances from Bingley (4101), Shipley (5101) and Keighley (4601)
Castleford Lower High School, Ferrybridge Road, Castleford
Building Fire - 2nd Alarm Incident involving School sports hall, approx 60m x 30m 100% of building involved in fire. 4 Large jets, 2 Hosereel jets and 4 breathing apparatus used.
Appliances from Castleford (8201), Normanton (8801), Knottingley (8601), Garforth (2301), Featherstone (8401 8412 ISU), Rothwell (9101), Batley (8101 8128CU), Moortown(2602), Stanningley(3102 3112HL), Leeds (2006).Approx total 60 firefighters in attendance
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The Old Chapel Flats, Bridge End, Rastrick, Brighouse
Flat Fire - Proved to be out on arrival. 1 female
casualty suffered smoke inhalation and a knoch to head
- given oxygen therapy by fire crews and taken to
Appliances from Brighouse (6101) and Elland (6301) attended.
House Fire - Bedroom involved. 1 Hosereel jet, 2 Breathing apparatus, and positive pressure ventilation fan. 1 male occupier suffered smoke inhalation.
House Fire - Bedroom involved, crews used 1 Hosereel jet, 2 Breathing Apparatus, Positive Pressure Ventilation Fan. 1 occupier was taken to Bradford Royal Infirmary by ambulance suffering from smoke inhalation.
Road Traffic Collision - Incident involving 2 vehicles outside Odsal Fire Station. No persons trapped at this incident but ambulance required for casualty. Vehicles made safe and removed from roadway.
Appliances from Odsal (4701 4702) and Bradford (4001) attended.
Flat fire - Crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 4 Breathing Apparatus to extinguish fire. 1 female occupier was rescued from 1st floor window by fire crews using a ladder, the female occupant suffered smoke inhalation and shock and was transported by ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary.
Appliances from Stanningley (3101 3102 1005 OSU) and
Carr Manor Grove, Moortown, Leeds
House fire - Bedroom involved, 1 Hosereel, jet, 4 Breathing apparatus and Positive pressure ventilation used. 1 female adult and 2 children treated by paramedics due to existing asthma condition but did not attend hospital
Appliances from Moortown (2601 2602) attended.