November 2008 Incident News Archive

 

30/11/08 15:25
Midland Street
, Hillhouse, Huddersfield.
House Fire, MP x 6 Aerials x 1 Incident - Derelict terraced property involved, well alight, 3 Large jets, 2 Hosereel jets,  6 Breathing apparatus and 2 Positive Pressure Ventilation fans used.
Appliances from
Huddersfield (6001 6002 6006ALP), Elland (6301), Cleckheaton (6201), Gipton (2402), Slaithwaite (7201) and Mirfield (8701 8712HL) attended.  The Incident was also supported by the British Red Cross Fire Emergency Support Vehicle from Idle Fire Station.

30/11/08 03:03 - Longhouse Drive, Denholme
House fire- fire located in roof void of property, crews used 2 Hosereel jets and 4 Breathing apparatus, 1 male occupant suffered smoke inhalation and was transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Illingworth (6701) and Fairweather Green (4202) attended.

30/11/08 01:19
Alphabet Zoo, Thornes Lane, Thornes, Wakefield
Building Fire MP x 3 Aerials x 1 Incident - Building used as a children's play centre, approx 50m x 30m, 5% of ground floor involved, one Hosereel jet, two Breathing apparatus and Positive Pressure Ventilation fan used.
Appliances from
Wakefield (8001 8006 ALP), Ossett (8901) and Normanton (8801) attended. 

29/11/08 04:23
Harden Road, Harden,Bingley
Road Traffic Collision  - involving 1 car, car overturned onto its roof, 1 person trapped, extricated by Fire service personnel and then transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Bingley (4101), Keighley (4601) and Shipley (5101) attended.

29/11/08 04:17
Wakefield Road, Oulton
Road Traffic Collision  - involving 1 car near to Rothwell Sports Centre, car overturned onto its roof, 2 people trapped, both extricated by Fire service personnel and then transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Rothwell (9101), Hunslet (2502), Garforth (2301) and Gipton (2401) attended.

28/11/08 22:26
Motorway M621
Multiple Road Traffic Collision - Incident in thick fog involving approx 20 cars and 1 Heavy Goods Vehicle, incident located between the M62 at Junction 27 and Junction 1 of the M621 heading into Leeds, no persons were trapped but multiple casualties, crews assisted with casualties and also assisted in making the scene safe, in total approx 10 casualties were taken to Leeds General Infirmary.Leeds, no persons were trapped but multiple casualties, crews assisted with casualties and also assisted in making the scene safe, in total approx 10 casualties were taken to Leeds General Infirmary.
Appliances from Morley (2701), Hunslet (2501 2502), Batley (8101) and Cleckheaton (6212 MRU) attended. 
 
28/11/08 21:30
Upper Mills, Canal Side Road, Slaithwaite
Building Fire MP x 4 Aerials x 1 Incident - Proved to be a large rubbish fire in the middle of an industrial complex, additional pumps were required for water, aerial appliance was also sent but stood down prior to its arrival, crews used 1 large jet.
Appliances from Slaithwaite (7201), Meltham (6901), Marsden (6801) and
Huddersfield (6001 6006 ALP) attended. 

28/11/08 15:29 - Gelderd Rd, Gildersome, Leeds
Road Traffic Collision - 2 vehicles involved. 1 person trapped and extricated by fire service. 2 casualties in total transported to Leeds General Infirmary  by ambulance.
Appliances from Morley((2701), Batley (8101) and Dewsbury (8302) attended.

27/11/08 09:15
Kendon Rope and Twine,
Mill Lane, East Ardsley.
Building Fire - Proved to be a small fire in a twining machine in a single storey building measuring 30m x 30m, crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 2 breathing apparatus, 1 male employee suffered smoke inhalation and was transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Ossett (8901) and Rothwell (9101) attended.

26/11/08 22:38
Bartle Lane, Great Horton, Bradford
Road Traffic Collision  - involving 1 vehicle, 1 male casualty trapped, extricated by Fire & Rescue personnel, transported to hospital by ambulance
Appliances from Odsal (4701 4702) and Bradford (4002)attended.

26/11/08 21:14 Near Sunny Side Farm, Halifax Rd, Denholme
Road
Traffic Collision  - involving HGV and a car. 1 person trapped, extricated by Fire & Rescue personnel, transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Illingworth (6701), Keighley (6401), Fairweather Green (4201) and Cleckheaton (6212MRU 6201) attended.

26/11/08 12:28
Osmondthorpe Post Office, Halton Moor Avenue, Halton Moor, Leeds
Persons Reported Incident - Proved to be kitchen fire well alight, 2 Hosereel jets, 6 Breathing apparatus and Positive Pressure ventilation used. One female rescued from first floor by fire service personnel using a ladder, taken to St James Hospital by ambulance suffering from smoke inhalation.
Appliances from Gipton (2401 2402) and Stanks (2801) attended.

25/11/08 08:51 - Penistone Road, Denby Dale.
Road traffic collison, 1 car and 1 van involved, 1 person extricated by Fire Service & transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from
Huddersfield, Holmfirth and Skelmanthorpe attended. 

23/11/08 20:06
Bradford Road, East
Ardsley.
Road Traffic Collision, Proved to be 1 car overturned onto its roof, 1 person trapped, extricated by fire service personnel and then transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Morley (2701), Rothwell (9101) and Ossett (8901) attended. 

23/11/08 04:16
Blackmoorfoot Road Crosland Moor, Huddersfield
Building Fire MP x 5, Aerials x 1 - Proved to be fire in a 2 storey building approx 50m x 20m, fire on ground floor and crews used 1 Large jet, 2 Hosereel jets and Positive Pressure Ventilation fan.
Appliances from
Huddersfield (6001 6002 6006ALP), Elland (6301), Marsden (6801) and Slaithwaite (7201) attended.

22/11/058 22:41
Chatsworth Road Leeds
House Fire - 3 storey house involved in fire, 100% of ground floor alight, crews used 2 Hosereel jets and 4 Breathing apparatus. Police and fires Investigation officers required to attend
Appliances from Gipton (2401 2402) attended.

22/11/08 14:01
Wetherby Road
, Bardsey
Road
Traffic Collision - involved 2 cars, 2 persons trapped and extricated by Fire service personnel.  5 involved Casualties taken to hospital by ambulance and air ambulance.
Appliances from Wetherby (2901), Moortown (2602) and Stanks (2801) attended.

22/11/08 12:29
Oldfield Lane
, Heckmondwike.
House Fire - Proved to be cooker involved with fire out on arrival.
Appliances from Batley (8101) and Morley (2701) attended.

22/11/08 08:34
Methley Lane
, Methley
Road Traffic Collision -  2 cars involved, 1 person extricated by Fire Service personnel and transported to
Pinderfields General Hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Rothwell (9101), Pontefract (9001) and Castleford (8201) attended.

21/11/08 23:58
The Avenue, Clayton, Bradford
Caravan Fire - Proved to be caravan fire, well alight involving cylinders, spread to van and garage 2 Jets and and Positive Pressure ventilation used.
Appliances from Fairweather Green (4201 4202) attended.

21/11/08 23:39
Aysgarth Drive, Lupset, Wakefield
Flat Fire - Proved to be a grill pan involved in fire, crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus, 1 male occupant suffered smoke inhalation and was checked over by ambulance crews but did not require hospital treatment.
Appliances from Ossett (8901) and
Wakefield (8002) attended. 

21/11/08 23:17
Motorway, M62 Junction 25 slip road, Westbound
Road Traffic Collision - Proved to be 1 car involved on it,s side , 2 persons trapped, both extricated by Fire service personnel and then transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Brighouse (6101), Elland (6301),
Huddersfield (6002) and Cleckheaton (6201) attended. 

21/11/08 19:29
Main Street
, Methley
House Fire - Proved to be bedroom involved with the fire out on arrival.
Appliances from Rothwell (9101) and Normanton (8801) attended.

21/11/08 16:06
Stainbeck Lane, Meanwood, Leeds
Road Traffic Collision - Proved to be 2 vehicles involved with no persons trapped, Crews gave first aid to 1 casualty and made scene safe.
Appliances from Moortown (2601 2602) and
Leeds (2001) attended.

21/11/08 00:57
Aire Valley trunk Road, Keighley.
Car Fire - Car involved Vauxhall Corsa, 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus used.
appliances from Keighley (4602) and Silsden (5201) attended.

20/11/08 22:40
Windy Bank Estate
, Cleckheaton.
Car Fire - Proved to be car fire due to explosive attack, crews used 1 Large jet and 2 Breathing apparatus.
Appliance from Cleckheaton (6201) attended.

20/11/08 20:49
Leeds Road and Wensleydale Road, Bradford
Flat Fire Persons Reported - Flat above shop involved in fire, well alight, crews used 2 Hosereel jets and 4 Breathing apparatus. 1 casualty located in building, the body of a male who was deceased. Fire Investigations ongoing.
Appliances from
Bradford (4001 4002) and Idle (4401) attended.

20/11/08 18:43
Weavers Court, Town Street, Armley, Leeds
Fire in a 3rd floor flat, chip pan involved in fire,crews used 1 Hosereel jet, 2 Breathing apparatus and a dry powder extinguisher, 1 male occupant suffered from smoke inhalation, was checked over at the scene by ambulance crews, but did not require hospital treatment.
Appliances from
Leeds (2001 2002) attended.

19/11/08 09:50
Trueman Avenue, Heckmondwike,
House Fire Persons Reported - Proved to be ground floor involved in fire, Crews used 2 Hosereel jets and 4 Breathing apparatus. 1 Elderly male casualty rescued by Fire service, he had suffered burns and taken to
Pinderfields Hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Batley (8101), Cleckheaton (6201) and Dewsbury (8302) along with Fire Investigation Officer attended.

19/11/08 09:00
Old Road, Denholme
Elderly male who had fallen down a steep banking and ended up approximately 6 feet down and stuck in brambles, gentlemen had recently  had a shoulder operation and due to this was unable to extricate himself, crews extricated the casualty from the brambles and then put him on a longboard and pulled him back up the banking, casualty was then left in the care of ambulance crews, but not thought that he needed hospital treatment.
Appliances from Illingworth (6701) and Fairweather Green (4202) attended. 

18/11/08 13:48
Common Lane, Emley
Road Traffic Collision - Proved to involve a car and a van, 1 elderly female trapped in car, extricated by Fire service personnel and then transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Skelmanthorpe (7101) and
Huddersfield (6001 6002) attended.

17/11/08 8:34
Stoney Ridge Road junction
Cottingley New Road, Shipley
Road
Traffic Collision - 1 person extricated by Fire service personnel and transported to Bradford Royal Infirmary by ambulance.
Appliances from Shipley (5101), Bingley (4101) and Bradford (4001) attended.

17/11/08 07:11
North Dean Road, Keighley
Shed Fire - Shed involved approx 10m x 20m well alight, crews used 2 Hosereel jets
Appliances from Keighley (4601 4602) attended.

15/11/08 01:07
Community Centre, Brook Street, Thornton Lodge, Huddersfield
Building Fire MP x 8 Aerial's x 1 - 2 Storey building used as Community Centre approx 20 x 25 alight, 85% of building involved . Gas main also involved and Gas board required to cut off supply. Crews used 9 Large jets, 1 Jet from Hydraulic Platform and 11 Breathing apparatus sets.
Appliances from
Huddersfield (6001 6002), Slaithwaite (7201), Elland (6301), Brighouse (6101), Marsden (6801), Mirfield (8701 8712HL), Batley (8101 8128CU), Halifax (6406HP), Morley (2701), Featherstone (8401 8412PRU) and Holmfirth (6601) attended.

14/11/08 00:21
Syke Road
, Tingley
Road
Traffic Collision -  involved 2 vehicles, 1 person trapped, extricated by fire service personnel and then transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Morley (2701) and Hunslet (2501 2502) attended.

13/11/08 06:41
D Evans 41-47 Monk bridge Road, Meanwood, Leeds
Building Fire MP x 3 and 1 Aerial - Proved to be a building fire approx. 20m x 10m of 2 storeys used by Painters and Decorators. Fire on ground floor spread to buildings upper floor and crews used 2 Large Jets, 2 Hosereel jets and 4 Breathing Apparatus.
Appliances from Moortown (2601 2602), Cookridge (2201)and
Leeds (2006ALP) attended.
 
13/11/08 02:50
Holtdale Road, Cookridge, Leeds
House Fire Persons Reported - On arrival this proved to be bins on fire outside the property which caused damage to a canopy above the door and also heavy smoke logging to an upstairs flat. Crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus. 1 male occupant of the upstairs flat, was led  to safety by fire crews and then transported to hospital by ambulance suffering from smoke inhalation. The casualty was given fire survival guidance by a Mobilising centre operator up to the arrival of appliances, as he was unable to exit his property safely due to the heavy smoke logging.
Appliances from Cookridge (2201), Moortown (2602) and Rawdon (5001) attended. 

12/11/08 01:09
Queen's Road, Bradford
Road Traffic Collision - Single vehicle involved in collision with a tree, 2 casualties released on arrival, 1 casualty trapped and extricated by Fire service. All 3 casualties were transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Idle (4401) and
Bradford (4001 4002) attended.

11/11/08 22:58
Oxford Road
, Gomersal
Fire in Playground - Proved to be a climbing frame involved 1 Hosereel jet used.
appliance from Cleckheaton (6201) attended.

11/11/08 15:58
Brudenell Road, Leeds
House Fire Persons Reported - Proved to be flat fire, front room involved in fire, Crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 4 Breathing apparatus. All persons were accounted, flat empty at time of fire.
Appliances from Gipton (2401 2402) and Leeds (2002)

10/11/08 21:20
Westfield, Cutsyke, Castleford
House Fire Persons Reported -  Proved to be a terraced property involved, Crews used 1 Hosereel jet, 4 Breathing apparatus and Positive Pressure Ventilation fan. 1 female occupier rescued by ladder prior to fire service attendance, treat for smoke inhalation by paramedics and taken to hospital by ambulance
Appliances from Pontefract (9001), Castleford (8201) and Featherstone (8401) attended

10/11/08 17:45
Hall Croft, Netherton, Wakefield
House Fire Persons Reported - Proved to be kitchen involved, 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus used. 1 Female occupier had fallen and was led to safety by Fire and Rescue personnel. She was then transported to hospital by ambulance suffering from smoke inhalation.
Appliances from Ossett (8901) and
Wakefield (8001 8002) attended.

10/11/08 17:38
Wheatley Court, Mixenden, Halifax
Flat Fire - First floor flat involved, Crews used 1 Hosereel jet, 4 Breathing Apparatus and Positive Pressure Ventilation Fan.1 male occupier suffered superficial burns to both hands treated on scene by Ambulance and Fire and Rescue personnel with burns shield, and did not attend hospital
Appliances from Halifax (6402) and Illingworth (6701) attended.

10/11/08 01:29
Old Coach House, Walton Lane, Sandal, Wakefield
House Fire Persons Reported MP x 5 Incident - House Fire with 75% of building involved in fire. Crews used 4 Large jets and Breathing apparatus. 1 casualty at this incident proved fatal.
Appliances from
Wakefield (8001 8002), Normanton (8801), Featherstone (8401) and Ossett (8901) attended.

09/11/08 19:42
Bradford Road, Batley
Building Fire MP x 3 Incident Aerial x 1 - Derelict building approc 20m x 30m involved in fire with 5% of building involved. Electrical fire and crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus.
Appliances from Batley (8101), Dewsbury (8301 8302) and
Leeds (2006ALP) attended.

09/11/08 18:51
Standbridge Lane, Kettlethorpe
Road Traffic Collision - 3 vehicles involved at incident serious incident involving 1 fatality - for further information contact police
Wakefield District Road Traffic Police on 01924 295436.

08/11/08 - Bonfire attendances
Between 0800 & 2200hrs the brigade attended a total of 14 bonfires.

08/11/08 19:25
Clifton Common, Brighouse
Road traffic Collision - Proved to be 1 car involved in collision with a parked vehicle, 1 person trapped in car, released by Fire Service and casualty transported to Huddersfield Royal infirmary.
Appliances from Cleckheaton (6201), Batley (8101) and Elland (6301) attended.

08/11/08 18:55
Newgate, Mirfield.
Car Fire - Crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 1 Breathing apparatus.
Appliance from Mirfield (8701) attended.

08/11/08 18:09
Lapage Street, Bradford
House Fire Persons Reported - Proved to be a Back to Back dwelling involved in fire, 100% of ground floor and 50% of first floor alight. Crews used 2 Hosereel jets and 4 Breathing apparatus. All persons were accounted for and there were no persons involved and no casualties at this incident
Appliances from
Bradford (4001 4002) and Idle (4401) attended.

08/11/08 01:59
Low Moor Business Park, Common Rd, Bradford
Building Fire, MP x 6 Aerials x 2 Incident -  Industrial Unit involved used as a printers with exposure risk to 2 sides. Incident was sectorised with crews using 3 large jets, 8 breathing apparatus and 1 aerial ladder platform.
Appliances  from Odsal (4701 4702), Bradford (4001 4002 4006ALP), Fairweather Green (4201 4202), Idle (4401) and Shipley (5101), Stanningley (3102 3112 ISU), Cleckheaton (6201), Batley (8101 8128CU) attended.

07/11/08 21:44
Kensington Street, Girlington, Bradford
House Fire persons reported - 1 Hosereel jet, 6 Breathing apparatus,  and Positive Pressure Ventilation fan used.  All persons were accounted for.
Appliances from Fairweather Green (4201 4202) and Idle (4401) attended.

07/11/08 20:26
Byron Primary School, Byron Street, Barkerend, Bradford
Building Fire - Proved to be bin store on fire - 1 Hosereel jet, 1 large jet and Aerial ladder platform and 3 breathing apparatus used
Appliances from Bradford (4001 4002 4006ALP), Idle (4401) attended.

07/11/08 - Bonfire attendances
Between 2200 06/11/08 and 0800
07/11/08 crews have attended 4 bonfires in total

06/11/08  -  Bonfire attendances
Between 0800 and 2200 crews have attended 25 bonfires in total.

06/11/08 - Grayswood Drive, Holmewood, Bradford
House Fire - Proved to be a firework through letter box causing damage to house. Ambulance requested for male occupant aged approx 30 years suffering smoke inhalation.
Appliances from
Bradford (4001 4002) attended.

06/11/08
Seacroft Activity Centre, Dufton Approach, Leeds
Building fire MP x  4 Incident - Proved to be a fire located on first floor, 1 Hosereel jet and 4 Breathing apparatus used.
Appliances from Gipton (2401 2402), Stanks (2801) and
Leeds (2002) attended.

06/11/08
Westwood Side, Morley
Road Traffic Collision - 2 vehicles involved. 1 person extricated by fire service and transported to hospital by ambulance.
Appliances from Hunslet (2501 2502) and Morley (2701) attended.

06/11/08 - Breakdown of Bonfire night incidents attended between 1800 and 0800
A busy evening throughout the brigade area, but no incidents of note other than those reported below.
In total Mobilising centre have received 435 Calls. Of these 140 were small fires in the open which required extinguishing, this includes 59 bonfires.
Fire cars were operating in the
Bradford, Keighley and Halifax areas and they investigated  further reports of another 30 bonfires and small fires that did not require appliances to attend.
27 property fires in total, this includes 21 vehicle fires, 2 house fires and 4 building fires. Crews attended 41 calls that proved to be false alarms, this was mainly Automatic fire alarms accidentially actuated, bonfires that were under control and 5 calls that proved to be malicious.
Station areas were main volume of calls were received to were as follows.
(Total calls received, Calls where attendance made)
Bradford  (44, 21) Halifax (40, 18) Odsal (45, 14) Fairweather Green (67, 22) Leeds (25, 17) Gipton (17, 11) Hunslet (30, 22) Stanningley (18, 14) Huddersfield (14, 8)

05/11/08  -  Bonfire attendances
Between 0800 and 2200 crews have attended 55 bonfires in total. 

05/11/08 21:43
Hanover Street, Keighley
Building Fire MP x 4 Incident - Proved to be a fire in a building used as a furniture store, building measuring 20m x 40m, 40% of building involved in fire, crews used 1 Large jet,  2 Breathing apparatus and a Positive Pressure Ventilation fan.
Appliances from Keighley (4601), Haworth (4301), Bingley (4101) and Silsden (5201) attended.

05/11/08 19:40
Saville Park School, Moorfield Street, Halifax
Building Fire MP x 4 Incident - Proved to be Fire in a roof area of derelict school building, crews used 1 Hosereel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus. Incident soon reduced to 2 Pumps.
Appliances from
Halifax (6401 6402), Elland (6301) attended.

05/11/08 08:30
Summary of incident between 1800 4/11 and 0800 5/11
In general it has been a quiet night throughout the brigade area. In total 108 calls received. Of these, 12 involved property, of which 4 were house fires (none proved to be serious and no injuries), 7 vehicle fires and 1 incident were a telephone kiosk was destroyed by a suspected firework.

04/11/08 18:26
Leeds Road
, Thornbury, Bradford
Building Fire - Fire in empty building approx 20m x 20m. Fire located on mezzanine floor level, 1 Hosereel jet and 4 Breathing apparatus used.
Appliances from
Bradford (4001 4002) attended.

04/11/08 -Bonfire Incidents:
22:00 - Bonfire attendances
Total number of bonfires attended between 08:00 and 22:00 is 6 

03/11/08 22:00 Bonfire attendances
Total number of bonfire attendances between 08:00 and 22:00 is 11 

03/11/08 08:00 Bonfire attendances
Total number of bonfires attended between 22:00 02/11/08 and 08:00 03/11/08 is 1

02/11/08 22:00 Bonfire attendances
Total number of  bonfires attended between 08:00 & 22:00 is 6

03/11/08 21:40
Old Popplewell lane, Scholes,Cleckheaton
Bonfire - Proved to be small bonfire involved 1 Hosereel jet used
Appliance from Brighouse (6101) attended

03/11/08 17:15
Parkinson Lane Halifax
Bonfire - Large bonfire alight, crews used 2 Large jets.
Appliance from
Halifax (6402) attended.

02/11/08 05:37
Legrams Lane
, Listerhills, Bradford
House fire - proved to be pan fire out on arrival.  1 male adult treated for smoke inhalation and taken by ambulance to Bradford Royal Infirmary
Appliances from Fairweather Green (4201 4202) attended

02/11/08  02:59
Lovell Park Grange, Lovell Park Hill, Little London, Leeds 7
Flat fire - Proved to be a small fire in bedroom - 1 Hosereel jet,4 Breathing apparatus and a Positive Pressure Ventilation fan used.
Appliances from
Leeds (2001 2002) attended.

01/11/08  22:00 -Bonfire attendances
Total number of Bonfires attended between
08:00 hours & 22:00 hours today are 23.

01/11/08 01:56
Rochester Road, Birstall Batley
Building Fire Persons Reported - Proved to be a flat fire 1 Hosereel jet, 6 Breathing apparatus used. trapped person out of building on arrival of fire service. 2 Males suffered smoke inhalation and were attended to by paramedics and fire service, they did not attend hospital.
Appliances from  Batley (8101) , Morley (2701) and Cleckheaton (6201) attended.

01/11/08 00:27
Granhamthorpe, Bramley, Leeds
House Fire persons reported - Proved to be a chip pan fire, all persons out of property on arrival at incident.  One casualty sustained smoke inhalation and slight burns but did not go to hospital.
Appliances from Stanningley (3101 3102) and Rawdon (5001) attended.