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Basingstoke Appliance Bay

Incidents of Interest

  1. Recent incidentThree adults rescued from a late-night kitchen fire in Gosport. 21/05/2019Firefighters from Gosport, Fareham and Hightown were called to the property on North Cross Street after a smoke detector raised the alarm. Crews rescued one person from the window at the front of the building with two occupants rescued from the roof of property. Four sets of breathing apparatus, two hose reels, one jet, ladders and tactical ventilation were used. The three casualties were treated for smoke inhalation at the scene by SCAS but weren’t required to go to...
  2. Recent incidentFire at Warsash car dealership03/05/2019A dozen firefighters have tackled a blaze in a Southampton car dealership this morning. Two vehicles were destroyed by the fire while two more were damaged. Two sets of breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets were used to extinguish the fire. Crews from Hightown and Fareham attended the scene in Warsash Road. The stop message was at 06:12. A joint investigation is being carried out by HFRS and Hampshire Constabulary.
  3. Recent incidentHuge lorry blaze near Andover02/05/2019Emergency services were called after a lorry burst into flames. About 20 firefighters attended the blaze, at Hurstbourne Priors, from Andover, Whitchurch and Alton. Three engines and support vehicles were used along with six sets of breathing apparatus, three jets and foam. The fire spread to the thatched roof of a bus stop. South Central Ambulance Service also attended. The incident, near Andover, closed the road. The stop message was at 18:10.