Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
12/07/2019 21:28Firefighters tackle Gosport heathland fire throughout the nightA large heathland fire on Browndown Ranges in Gosport was tackled by firefighters late into last night. Pumps and specialist vehicles came from stations including Gosport, Fareham, Havant, Eastleigh, Portchester, Lyndhurst, Wickham and Cosham. Two hectares of heath and gorse were destroyed in the fire which was stopped using seven hose reels. Crews were initially mobilised just before half nine yesterday evening (12 July) with the stop message coming in seven hours later at 04:42 (13...Hampshire
PO13 9UG
United Kingdom
12/07/2019 10:10Printing press blaze in Southampton extinguished by firefightersHampshire firefighters extinguished a fire involving a printing press and liquid solvents at an industrial unit on Hazel Road in Itchen, Southampton. The building was evacuated and there were no casualties involved. Engines from across the county were sent to the incident including St Mary’s, Redbridge, Basingstoke, Hightown, Hardley, Headquarters, Fareham and Lyndhurst. Further support vehicles from Romsey, Eastleigh and Portchester were also in attendance along with partner agencies...Hazel Road
Southampton
SO19 7GB
United Kingdom
04/07/2019 11:16Smoke plume from Hythe fish and chip shop blazeAbout 30 firefighters were called a blaze at Marina Fish Bar in Hythe. Six crews from Hythe, Beaulieu, Hardley, Lyndhurst, Redbridge and St Mary's attended. The fire was in the roof space and started in the extraction system. Four sets of breathing apparatus, two jets and two hose reels were used. The stop message was at 13:27.The Marsh
Hythe
Hampshire
SO45 6AJ
United Kingdom
27/06/2019 11:58Portsmouth firefighters tackle Port lorry fireTwo crews from Southsea were called to a fire involving an articulated lorry at Portsmouth International Port just before midday. Firefighters used two sets of breathing apparatus and Compressed Air Foam Solution (CAFS) to stop the fire which had caused a large amount of smoke and could be seen from a distance. The driver of the vehicle was treated for smoke inhalation by crews before being passed into the care of South Central Ambulance Service paramedics. Firefighters left the scene...Rudmore Square
Portsmouth
PO2 8DR
United Kingdom
21/06/2019 00:57New Forest crews tackle shipping container blazeNew Forest firefighters had an early wake-up call to tackle a shipping container blaze near Ringwood. Crews from Ringwood, Burley, Redbridge, St Mary’s, Fordingbridge and Lyndhurst were joined by specialist support vehicles at the scene on Green Lane in Upper Kingston at 00:57 this morning. The fire involving two shipping containers and a building used as a car workshop also had cylinders inside which were cooled by firefighters. The crews used an ultra-high pressure lance to access...Hampshire
BH24 3EB
United Kingdom
20/06/2019 01:16Firefighters rescue a person from a house fire in Basingstoke A call was received at 01:16 am on Thursday 20th June. The fire was at a domestic property in the Basingstoke area. Three pumps from Basingstoke fire station and one pump from Tadley fire station attended the scene. A person was rescued from the property and treated by South Central Ambulance Service. Six breathing apparatus, two main jets, three hose reels, tactical ventilation, one area ladder platform and one triple extension ladder was used. Two neighbouring properties were...Park Gardens
Hampshire
RG21 3PG
United Kingdom
02/06/2019 12:53About 70 firefighters tackle Titchfield workshop fireFirefighters tackled a large workshop fire for almost seven hours. Eight fire engines plus support vehicles and relief crews extinguished the blaze at Laveys Lane in Titchfield today. About 70 firefighters were involved and used an aerial ladder platform, jets and hose reels. The crews involved included those from Fareham, Hightown, Southsea, Portchester, Cosham, Eastleigh, Hamble, Gosport, Romsey, Bordon and Andover. The incident started at 12.53 and ended at 19.42. Laveys Lane
Titchfield
Hampshire
PO15 6RX
United Kingdom
23/05/2019 17:27Firefighters tackle large Hazeley Heath fire.The fire involved twelve hectares of woodland and gorse. We were called at 17:27 on the 23rd May. There were fifty firefighters in attendance at the height of the fire from across Hampshire, Royal Berkshire and Surrey Fire and Rescue Service. Ten pumps, twenty litres of CAFS (Compressed Air Foam Solution), two Land Rovers, six jets, multiple knapsack pumps and beaters were used to tackle the blaze. Two pumps remained overnight to watch the area. The stop message was received...Hampshire
RG27 8LT
United Kingdom
21/05/2019 00:37Three adults rescued from a late-night kitchen fire in Gosport. Firefighters 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...North Cross Street
Hampshire
PO12 1BE
United Kingdom
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