Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
03/05/2019 04:51Fire at Warsash car dealershipA 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.Warsash Road
Warsash
Hampshire
SO31 9HW
United Kingdom
02/05/2019 12:38Huge lorry blaze near AndoverEmergency 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.Hurstbourne Priors
Hampshire
RG28 7SB
United Kingdom
08/02/2019 09:23Firefighters tackle large Farnborough flat blazeCrews have tackled a large fire in South Street, Farnborough. We were called at 09:23 today to a fire involving eight flats. There are 10 engines and specialist vehicles including an aerial ladder platform. Everyone is safe and accounted for. Crews used 32 sets of breathing apparatus, four main jets, two hose reel jets and covering jets. The stop message was at 13:49.South Street
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 6LN
United Kingdom
05/02/2019 02:44Firefighters tackle Ocado warehouse blazeThe Ocado warehouse blaze in Andover is now under control. More than 200 firefighters were involved in tackling the fire which broke out at 2.44am on February 5 and was declared a major incident. Four firefighters were been treated for minor smoke inhalation. An evacuation was carried out to a distance of 500 metres around the site. This has now been lifted. The roads around are the site are also now open, although firefighting operations continue. Teams from HFRS have been...Ocado South Way
Andover
Hampshire
SP10 5AF
United Kingdom
04/02/2019 03:28Trapped male rescued from house fire, following survival advice from controlRushmoor crews were called to a house fire on Sidlaws Road in Farnborough in the early hours of this morning (04 February), after the resident reported the fire to our control room. Control operators provided fire safety survival advice to the male occupant from the first call until the crews arrived at the scene and successfully rescued him. The casualty suffered from smoke inhalation and was given immediate emergency care by crews before being taken onto hospital by ambulance. The...Sidlaws Road
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 9JN
United Kingdom
02/02/2019 15:20More than 50 firefighters tackle farmhouse blaze in Rotherwick More than 50 firefighters and support crew have attended a blaze at a farmhouse in Rotherwick. The three storey building in Frog Lane was a detached domestic dwelling. The fire took hold of 75% of the roof space and second floor. Crews used 13 sets of breathing apparatus, 5 jets, 3 hose reel jets and positive pressure ventilation, to tackle the fire. No animals were involved in the incident. Firefighters attended from Odiham, Hartley Wintney, Basingstoke, Fleet, Overton and Tadley with...Poplars Farm Frog Lane
Rotherwick
Hampshire
RG22 9BH
United Kingdom
21/01/2019 08:38Man dies in Farnborough flat fireA 62-year-old man has died following a fire in Farnborough. Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service were called to a flat fire in Sullivan Close at 08:38 on Monday morning (January 21). Three crews from Rushmoor Fire Station and one crew from Surrey Fire and Rescue Service attended the incident in the front room of a two-storey building. The firefighters used four sets of breathing apparatus, two jets, two hose reels and tactical ventilation to extinguish the fire. The stop message was...Sullivan Close
Hampshire
GU14 7UH
United Kingdom
19/01/2019 16:27Cottage destroyed by fire, despite efforts from Hampshire, Surrey and Berkshire crewsFirefighters from Hampshire, Surrey and Berkshire were called to a house fire in a single floor domestic property. Unfortunately, the property was 100% destroyed by fire. One male was given immediate emergency care at the scene and taken to hospital by ambulance. Crews from Rushmoor, Fleet, Camberley, Reading and Bracknell used three jets and one hose reel to bring the fire under control. The cause of the fire is still to be investigated. FirGrove Manor Cottage Firgrove Road
Eversley
Hampshire
RG27 0PE
United Kingdom
16/01/2019 20:19Barn fire engulfs 1000 hay bales in FarehamFirefighters from across the county were called to a barn fire at a farm in Fareham last night (17 Jan). Approximately 1000 bales of hay were destroyed in the blaze which started just after 8pm at the farm on Spurlings Road. Crews from Fareham, Wickham and Cosham were called to the scene along with specialist vehicles such including two Water Carriers. Relief crews from Droxford, Havant and Southsea took over the incident at various points throughout the night as firefighters...Hampshire
PO17 6LZ
United Kingdom
16/01/2019 11:41Firefighters rescue cat and owner stuck in treeFirefighters were called to an incident in Warsash Rd, Fareham this morning. A cat was stuck up a tree and its owner had gone up to rescue it and also become stuck. The pair were rescued using a short ladder. A crew from Fareham attended. It is understood the cat had been missing for three days and was named Harry. The stop message was 12:03.Warsash Road
Fareham
Hampshire
PO14 4JT
United Kingdom