Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Incident date and time
02/05/2017 13:40
Incident Type
High-rise - Gunwharf
Description of Incident
Six crews from across the county attended a seventh floor high-rise fire in Gunwharf. Fire involved iron and ironing board. Specialist vehicles also attended including an Aerial Ladder Platform from Southsea. The fire was put out at 14:41. Stop message was 14:49. Two sets of breathing apparatus were used as well as one jet and tactical ventilation. Fire doors contained the blaze and we were called but a vigilant neighbour who heard the smoke alarm. 
Crews attended from Southsea, Cosham, Havant and Fareham with support vehicles from Southsea, Portchester and HFRS headquarters in Eastleigh. Thankfully everyone is safe.
The Crescent, Gunwharf
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO1 3SZ
United Kingdom