Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
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
10/01/2019 05:31Calmore warehouse destroyed in early morning blazeA warehouse in Calmore was destroyed in a fire which broke out in the early hours of this morning (10 Jan). Hampshire Constabulary closed Salisbury Road to allow access for emergency vehicles. The electricity to the property was isolated due to arcing electrical cables, with crews also aware of gas canisters involved in the fire. Firefighters from Totton, Redbridge, St Mary's, Eastleigh and Romsey extinguished the fire using four main jets and three hose reel jets. The scene...Calmore
Hampshire
SO40 2RW
United Kingdom
02/01/2019 16:08Firefighters tackle large Denmead workshop fireMore than 50 firefighters have attended a blaze at a workshop in Denmead. The single-storey building in Sheepwash Lane, which was used for car repair and furniture restoration, has been destroyed by the fire. Crews used foam and two hose reels jets to tackle the flames. Two men suffered minor burns to their hands and wrists. They were treated by firefighters at the scene before being handed over to the care of South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS). Firefighters attended from Cosham,...Sheepwash Lane
Denmead
Hampshire
PO7 6TU
United Kingdom
29/12/2018 09:36Heifer released from drinking troughFirefighters from Burley, Lyndhurst and Redbridge attended an incident in Burley with an HFRS Animal Rescue Tactical Advisor. An adult Aberdeen Angus heifer had its head stuck in a drinking trough. Hydraulic rescue equipment was used to free the animal. The incident ended at 10:31.Burley
Hampshire
BH24 4HS
United Kingdom
17/12/2018 11:17Firefighters called to West Quay restaurant blazeSouthampton firefighters tackled a fire which began in a pizza oven in a West-Quay restaurant. Crews from St Mary’s, Cosham, Hightown, Eastleigh and Service Headquarters were called this morning (17 Dec) to reports of smoke coming from a vent at the shopping centre. The fire spread to the roof space via ducting and was extinguished using four sets of breathing apparatus, two jets and one stirrup pump. HFRS worked with West Quay management to reopen the centre following a partial...Southampton
SO15 1DE
United Kingdom
07/12/2018 06:42Lorry crashes into thatched cottage near FordingbridgeA lorry has crashed into a thatched cottage in Breamore near Fordingbridge. The crash happened at 06:42 and four engines from Fordingbridge and Redbridge, and Dorset and Wiltshire, attended with specialist vehicles. A person trapped on the first floor was walked to safety using a ladder. Hampshire Constabulary and South Central Ambulance Service were also in attendance. The stop message was at 08:23.Salisbury Road
Breamore
Hampshire
SP6 2EG
United Kingdom
05/12/2018 22:18Two girls and mum rescued from Portsmouth house fireFirefighters rescued two girls and a mother after a cooking fire broke out in a Portsmouth home. The blaze was in a second floor maisonette at Farmside Gardens in Hilsea. Three engines attended from Cosham and Southsea, and a support vehicle from Portchester. Crews broke the door down to gain access. Four sets of breathing apparatus were used along with one hose reel and tactical ventilation. The girls and the mother were passed into the care of South Central Ambulance Service who took them...Farmside Gardens
Hilsea
Portsmouth
po2 5hz
United Kingdom