Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
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
19/07/2017 02:49Winchester garage fire sparked by lightning boltA crew from Eastleigh attended a fire in a garage in Princes Place, Winchester. A vehicle and the building were destroyed by the fire. Two jets and two sets of breathing apparatus were used. Requested attendance by council due to unsafe structure issues. Cause likely to have been lightning strike. Stop message at 04:15.Princes Place
Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 4AR
United Kingdom
19/07/2017 02:47Basingstoke house struck by lightningA crew from Basingstoke attended a house that had been damaged by a lightning bolt to help make the scene safe and salvage contents. They used salvage equipment and small tools. The stop message was at 04:14.Chatsworth Green
Hampshire
RG22 4QA
United Kingdom
18/07/2017 01:28Three vehicles damaged in Southampton fireA vehicle was destroyed and two nearby vehicles damaged. There was minor heat damage to the fascia, soffits and guttering of a house in Testwood Road, Southampton. A tree was also damaged. One crew from Redbridge attended and extinguished the blaze using two jets and two sets of breathing apparatus. The stop message was at 02:16.Testwood Road
Southampton
Southampton
SO15 8RP
United Kingdom
14/07/2017 10:21Pupils evacuated after school fireA school in Farnborough was evacuated this morning following a fire in the assembly hall. Crews from Rushmoor, Eastleigh and Surrey attended to tackle the fire which involved the stage in the hall. Six sets of breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and PPV fans were used to extinguish the fire. The stop message came in at 12:10.Field Road
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 9FX
United Kingdom
10/07/2017 11:10Animals die in Hook fireFive pigs, two sheep and one goat have died following a fire in Hook this morning. Hartley Wintney, Fleet and Surrey crews were called to a fire in a range of outbuildings used as storage and stables on Farnham Road. The outbuildings suffered 100% damage by the fire with four hose reel jets involved in stopping the blaze. Sadly the eight animals were declared deceased at the scene with an Animal Rescue Adviser treating another couple of animals. Our Fire Investigation team were...Farnham Road
Odiham
Hampshire
RG29 1HS
United Kingdom
10/07/2017 05:36Hampshire and Dorset crews fight large blaze near Hythe PierA large commercial fire near Hythe pier was tackled by crews from numerous stations across Hampshire and a crew from Dorset and Wiltshire. Hythe, Hardley, Redbridge, Bealieu, Romsey, Totton, Eastleigh, St Mary's, Hightown and Dorset crews were quickly on the scene to the large visible fire this morning. With flames emanating two sets of breathing apparatus, three jets, two hose reel jets and the aerial ladder platform were all utilized. The stop message came in at 12:02 with our...Prospect Place
Hythe
Hampshire
SO45 6JD
United Kingdom