Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
14/12/2016 22:25Fire - M3 Fleet ServicesWe were called on the night of Wednesday 14 December to a severe fire in the restaurant area of the Fleet services on the southbound carriageway of the M3. More than 100 firefighters from Hampshire and Surrey fought to stop the fire spreading through the building. No-one was injured in the incident, but around 60% of the building was damaged by fire, with the remainder being affected by smoke. Crews used six jets, four hose reels and 30 sets of breathing apparatus to tackle the...M3 Southbound
Hampshire
GU51 1AA
United Kingdom
01/12/2016 09:52HazMat - HavantFive crews from Havant, Winchester, Cosham and Southsea were called to a secondary school after reports of a chemical smell. Pupils in classrooms were unaffected but evacuated to the sports hall by staff as a precaution. Three adults and a teenager were taken to hospital by South Central Ambulance Service for precautionary checks. A joint investigation by HFRS and Hampshire Constabulary found no source of a smell and it is believed it had dissipated. The area was ventilated and two sets of...Southleigh Road
Havant
Hampshire
PO9 2RR
United Kingdom
28/11/2016 13:39Domestic fire - MarchwoodTwo pumps from Redbridge and Hythe were called to Africa Drive in Marchwood this afternoon after reports of a fire in a flat. On arrival, crews found a fire in the first floor bedroom of the flat, which was 100% damaged by the blaze. Crews used one hose reel, one jet and two BA alongside positive pressure ventilation fans to tackle the incident. A 34 year-old male was treated by crews for smoke inhalation before being handed over to the care of the South Central Ambulance Service. The...Africa Drive
Marchwood
Hampshire
SO40 4WG
United Kingdom
27/11/2016 07:50Fire - RingwoodFire Control recieved an initial call to a rubbish bin on fire at the rear of a row of shops in Ringwood town centre. On arrival, crews discovered the fire had spread into the roof space of the building and eight fire engines were called from across Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire. The fire spread across the roof space of six shop units and around 50 firefighters used water and foam jets, as well as the aerial ladder platform, to contain the fire and prevent any further spread. The...Meeting House Lane
Ringwood
Hampshire
BH24 1EY
United Kingdom
26/11/2016 00:47High-rise fire - SouthamptonSix crews from St Mary's, Hightown, Redbridge and Eastleigh attended a residential fire on the ninth floor of a high-rise block.The fire broke out in a kitchen after cooking was left unattended. Firefighters used six sets of breathing apparatus, three jets and tactical ventilation. Fortunately nobody was injured in the incident. The stop message was at 1.57am.Duke Street
Southampton
Southampton
SO14 3ET
United Kingdom
24/11/2016 12:45Residential fire - DurleyFour crews from Bishops Waltham, Hightown, Eastleigh and St Mary's attended a roof fire. The bungalow was severely damaged by smoke and fire. Firefighters used four sets of breathing apparatus, one main jet, two hose reel jets and an additional jet. The stop message was at 14.20. An investigation is underway.Durley Brook Road
Hampshire
SO32 2AR
United Kingdom
23/11/2016 12:38RTC into a building - WinchesterThree pumps from Winchester, Eastleigh and Redbridge along with Basingstoke's aerial ladder platform were called to Southgate Street in Winchester today (Wednesday 23 November 2016) after a car crashed into an office building. The car had bridged a gap between a ground floor car park and ground floor office block, over the basement. Firefighters stabilised the car and rescued the male driver who was trapped before handing him over to the care of the South Central Ambulance Service. The...Southgate Street
Winchester
Hampshire
SO23 9EF
United Kingdom
22/11/2016 04:07Domestic fire - SouthamptonThree pumps (two from Hightown and one from St Marys) were called to a motorbike on fire outside a semi-detached house on Harefield, Southampton this morning (Tuesday 22 November 2016). The fire spread from the motorbike to the front of the property, before being extinguished by crews using a two hose reels and one jet. Firefighters also used four sets of breathing apparatus and positive pressure ventilation fans. No-one was injured in the fire, and the stop message was received at 05:42....Harefield
Southampton
Southampton
SO18 6AZ
United Kingdom
21/11/2016 15:00Domestic fire - HavantThree pumps (from Havant, Cosham and Emsworth) were called to a fire in the kitchen of a flat on Billy Lawn Avenue in Havant this afternoon (Monday 21 November 2016). On arrival crews discovered a small fire in the kitchen which was extinguished using one hose reel. Crews also used two sets of breathing apparatus and positive pressure ventilation fans for smoke clearance. One female casualty was rescued from the property and given O2 therapy by crews for smoke inhalation, before she was...Billy Lawn Avenue
Havant
Hampshire
PO9 5HW
United Kingdom
21/11/2016 10:57RTC - PortsmouthWe received a call to a waste disposal lorry on its side on the M27 eastbound between junctions 11 and 12. Two people were trapped inside the vehicle and we used cutting equipment to extricate and release the two people. They were both taken to hospital by ambulance. The stop message was received at 11.46.M27 Eastbound
Hampshire
PO16
United Kingdom