January 2007 Incident News Archive

 

 

29/01/07 04:15

Newton Walk, Chapeltown, Leeds

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.

28/01/07 22:28
Marlborough Road
, Manningham, Bradford
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
Bradford (4001 4002 1002 OSU) attended.


28/01/07 22:05
Woodhouse Hall Road
, Huddersfield
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.
Appliances from
Huddersfield (6001 6002), Brighouse (6101) and Elland (6301) attended.

28/01/07 00:43
Towngate, Holmfirth
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
Huddersfield (6001 1005 OSU) attended.

 

27/01/07

Lundhill Lane, Royston, Barnsley

Timber Yard Fire - South Yorkshire Incident MP x 9 with ALP. Applainces from South Yorkshire and West Yorkshire attended this incident.

Further Information to follow. Appliances from West Yorkshire were South Elmsall (9201), Hemsworth (8501) and Mirfield (8712 HL). Ponterfract (9001) went to standby at South Elmsall.

Castleford (8201) and Wakefield (8002) Went on as relief crews.

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27/01/07 15:11

Commonside, Hanging Heaton, Batley

Van Fire - Van involved in fire, 1 Hosereel jet and 1 Breathing apparatus used.

Appliance from Dewsbury (8301) attended.

 

27/01/07 12:08

Clarendon road, Leeds

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.

Appliances from Leeds (2001 2002 2006 ALP) and Gipton (2402) attended.

 

27/01/07 11:48

Broadway, Horsforth, Leeds

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.

 

27/01/07 07:40

Moor End Road, Mount Tabor , Halifax

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.

Accident on the corner of Moor End Road News Link

 

26/01/07 23:53

Alban Street,East Bowling, Bradford.

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.

Appliances from Bradford (4001 4002 1002 OSU) and Odsal (4702)  attended.
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26/01/07 18:00

Fairfield Court, Liversedge
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.

25/01/07 15:55
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.

 

24/01/07 12:10
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), Leeds (1004 OSU) and Batley (8101 8128CU).Full fire service attendance made.

The scene at Leeds Bradford Airport. Picture by T&A reader Michael BensonThe scene at Leeds Bradford Airport. Picture by T&A reader Michael BensonNews Link

 

23/01/06 22:10
Woodend Road
, Armitage Bridge, Huddersfield.

Building 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.
Appliances from
Huddersfield (6001 6002 6006ALP 1005OSU), Brighouse (6101), Holmfirth (6601) and a Hose Layer from Mirfield (8712) attended.
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Tinshill View, Cookridge

House 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 ambulance.
Appliances from  were Cookridge (2201), Moortown (2602) and Rawdon (5001) attended.

21/01/07 04:59

High Street, Boston Spa

Building 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.

20/01/07 23.58

Lynwood Crescent, Pontefract

House 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),
Wakefield (8006) and Mirfield (8712 MSU) attended..

19/01/07 00:46

Bexley Avenue, Harehills, Leeds

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.

Appliances from Gipton (2401 2402) and Leeds (2002 1004 OSU)attended.

18/01/07 19:33

Woodhouse Road, Keighley.
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
Bradford (1002 OSU) attended.

 

18/01/07 16:48

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 (9101) and Wakefield (1001 OSU) attended.

 

18/01/07 14:32

Greenfield Road, Holmfirth

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 Huddersfield (6001) attended.

 

18/01/07 13:36

Harrogate Road, Eccleshill, Bradford

SSC - Roof blown off domestic Garage, Crews made scene safe.

Appliance from Idle (4401) attended.

 

18/01/07 13:26

Oakhill Road, Brighouse

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.

 

18/01/07 13:23

Oldham Road, Rishworth

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.

Appliances from Huddersfield (6001 6002) attended.

Road closed: police cordon off the section of Oldham Road at Rishworth where the accident happened

 

18/01/07 13:21

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), Wakefield (8002 1001 OSU), Hunslet (2502 2512 MRU) and Cleckheaton (6212 MRU) attended.

 

18/01/07 13:09

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.

Lorries were blown over on roads and motorways

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18/01/07 12:57

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.

 

17/01/07 17:38

Foster Square Retail Park, Bradford

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.

Appliances from Bradford (4001 4002 1002 OSU) attended.

 

16/01/07 18:04

Great Russell Street, Bradford

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

Appliances from Bradford (4001 4002 1002) attended.

 

16/01/07 14:28

Far Lane, Milnsbridge, Huddersfield

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.

Appliances from Huddersfield (6001 6002) attended.

 

15/01/07 20:40
Royd Moor Lane
, Hemsworth
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
South Elmsall (9201)attended.

 

15/01/07 09:46

Wakefield Road, Brighouse.

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.

 


12/01/07 10:08

Steanard Lane, Mirfield.

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 Leeds (2001) attended.

  

11/01/07 10:11

Marsden Area, Huddersfield

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.

 

11/01/07 09:57

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.

 

11/01/07 09:34

A1, Northbound, Barnsdale Bar.

Road Traffic Collision, HGV overturned driver trapped and released by Fire service crews.

Appliances from South Elmsall (9201), Pontefract (9001) Hunslet (2501 2512MRU) and Wakefield (1001 OSU) attended.

 

10/01/07 23:37

Burdock Way, Halifax

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.

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09/01/07 04:15

Cowper Lane, Harehills, Leeds

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.

Appliances from Gipton (2401 2402), Leeds (2001 2002 2006ALP 1004 OSU), Moortown (2601 2602), Stanningley (3120 3112 HL), Stanks (2801), Rawdon (5001), Hunslet (2512 ISU31)Cleckheaton (6201) and Batley (8101 8128CU) attended.

08/01/07 14:31
M606 Motorway,
Bradford.
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.

08/01/07 03:32
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.
Appliances from
Bradford (4001 4002 1002) and Fairweather Green (4202) attended.
Firemen clearing up after the blaze at the school 
Copthorne Primary School

06/01/07 19:07
Oak Mount, Manningham, Bradford
Bin Store - Proved to be a wheelie bin involved in fire, 1 Hosereel jet used.
Appliance from Idle (4401) attended.

06/01/07 17:34
Wapping Road
, Bradford
Building Fire - Old caretakers dwelling involved, 3 storey building 100% involved in fire. 1 Large Jet and 1 Hosereel jet used.
Appliances from
Bradford (4001 4002) attended.

05/01/07 23:11
Croft House Close, Wisbey,
Bradford
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.

05/01/07 19:05
Radnor Street
, Bradford Moor, Bradford
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.
Appliances from
Bradford (4001), Idle (4401) and Stanningley (3102) attended.

05/01/07 08:55
Otley Road
, High Eldwick.
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)

An overturned car on Otley Road, High Eldwick, after a two-vehicle crash in which a man received serious head injuries

04/01/07  21:12
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

Gutted: the remains of the sports centre at Castleford Lower High School
News Link and BBC Eyewitness video
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04/01/07  20:46

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 Calderdale Hospital by ambulance.

Appliances from Brighouse (6101) and Elland (6301) attended.

04/01/07 17:08

Barkerend Road, Bradford

House Fire - Bedroom involved.  1 Hosereel jet, 2 Breathing apparatus, and positive pressure ventilation fan.  1 male occupier suffered smoke inhalation.

Appliances from Bradford (4002) and Idle (4401) attended.

04/01/07 15:27

Ribbleton Grove, Pollard Park, Bradford

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.

Appliances from Bradford (4001 4002) attended.

04/01/06 10:20

Huddersfield Road, Odsal, Bradford

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.

 

03/01/07 03:20

Borrowdale Crescent, Bramley, Leeds

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 Leeds (2002) attended.


01/01/2007 13:00
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.