Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
10/08/2017 15:59Chemical spill on A3 cleaned up by crewsThe northbound carriageway of the A3 was closed yesterday as crews dealt with a chemical leak coming from a lorry between Liphook and Petersfield. Petersfield, Winchester, Cosham, Liphook and Surrey were all in attendance to deal with the container which was leaking a class 8 marine pollutant. Four sets of breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and multiple absorbent mats were used. A spill kit was required to contain the liquid which was mainly on the trailer with a drain cover placed...Liphook - Petersfield Bypass
Hampshire
GU33 6LA
United Kingdom
08/08/2017 16:58Crews called to unattended cooking fire in Portsmouth flatTwo crews from Southsea Fire Station, two from Cosham Fire Station and an Aerial Ladder Platform attended a fire in a flat in Sarah Robinson House in Portsmouth. Further appliances were turned back when the fire, on the first floor of the Queen Street building, was found to be out on arrival. The alarm was raised at 16:58 with the stop message coming through quickly at 17:14, with police also in attendance. To ensure you know what to do if there is a fire in your high-rise building...Portsmouth
PO1 3HZ
United Kingdom
03/08/2017 12:10Man released after being trapped by fallen treeCrews from Hythe and Redbridge fire stations extricated a male casualty from a ride-on lawn mower underneath a fallen tree. The casualty was taken to hospital after being handed to SCAS. The call came in at 12:10 with the stop message being received 13:05.Dibden
Hampshire
SO45
United Kingdom
31/07/2017 16:08Crane fire at Portsmouth naval baseFour HFRS fire crews and a specialist vehicle attended a fire at HM Naval Base, Portsmouth. The 95-tonne crane was on fire and it was extinguished at 18:11. Hose reels, jets and a tugboat were used. The incident was then handed back to HMNB Portsmouth. Stop message was at 18:11. Portsea
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
26/07/2017 13:15Trapped pony released by firefighters in Hedge EndFirefighters were called out after a pony fell and got trapped between two trees. Crews from Hightown and Lyndhurst attended along with a specialist vehicle from Winchester. The team used manual manipulation to free the mare which was 12 hands tall and weighed 250kg. A vet was also in attendance. After being released the pony was able to walk back to its stables. The incident was near Woodhouse Lane, in Hedge End. The stop message was at 15:33.Woodhouse Lane
Hedge End
Hampshire
SO30 2DJ
United Kingdom
25/07/2017 15:33Supermarket fire breaks out in TottonThree fire crews attended a blaze that broke out at Morrisons supermarket. A man was treated for smoke inhalation by HFRS before being handed over to the care of South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS). Firefighters from St Mary's and Redbridge attended and extinguished the small fire in a freezer. Breathing apparatus, a hose reel jet and tactical ventilation were used. The stop message was at 16:19.Spruce Drive
Totton
Hampshire
SO40 8AD
United Kingdom
24/07/2017 18:34Boat blaze tackled by Gosport fire crewsTwo fire crews from Gosport were called to a house boat blaze. A man and two dogs were off the boat on arrival. Breathing apparatus and a hose reel were used. The man, aged 50, was treated for smoke inhalation at the scene by HFRS and later checked by South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS). The incident happened at The Maritime Workshop, Ferrol Road and the stop message was at 20:15.Ferrol Road
Hampshire
PO12 4UG
United Kingdom
24/07/2017 10:33Dogs die in Fareham house fireSix crews from Cosham, Portchester, Fareham, Southsea and St Mary's were called to a house fire in Kenwood Road in which two terriers died. Support vehicles, including an Aerial Ladder Platform (ALP), also attended. Two people were treated by HFRS for smoke inhalation. Two bulldogs were rescued and taken to safety. The fire broke out in the kitchen of a first-floor maisonette which spread to the roof space and affected two properties. There were 10 breathing apparatus, two jets and...Kenwood Road
Portchester
Hampshire
PO16 9LR
United Kingdom
20/07/2017 12:51Firefighters release Portsmouth fox from inside wallAn animal rescue vehicle has attended a newspaper building after reports of a stuck fox. The cub had managed to get into a wall in The News Centre building of The News newspaper, in London Road, Portsmouth. Watch Manager and animal rescue expert Adrian Knight attended after being contacted by the RSPCA. The animal was trapped with one of its front paws stuck. WM Knight managed to manually free the paw and assist the fox as it struggled to get out. The RSPCA also attended. The stop message...London Road
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO2 9DG
United Kingdom
19/07/2017 16:19Firefighters free man from car wreckage in GosportThree fire engines from Fareham, Gosport and Cosham, and a support vehicle, attended a two-car crash on Albemarle Avenue. A trapped man was freed by firefighters and taken to hospital by South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS). Stop message was at 17:02.Albemarle Avenue
Hampshire
PO12 4HS
United Kingdom