Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
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
18/11/2016 11:22Residential fire - Hedge EndThree crews rescued a 70 year old man from a house fire. The blaze started on the ground floor of the two-storey building. The casualty was given first aid and trauma care by HFRS before being passed into the care of South Central Ambulance Service who took him to hospital. Four sets of breathing apparatus, two hose reels and two jets were used. The stop message came in at 12.42. It was attended by three crews from Fareham, Hightown and Bishops WalthamWestward Road
Hedge End
Hampshire
SO30 4NR
United Kingdom
18/11/2016 08:00Domestic fire - SouthamptonFive pumps (two from Hightown, two from St Marys and one from Eastleigh), an aerial ladder platform and support vehicles attended a significant fire on Mortimer Road in Southampton this morning. On arrival crews found a large fire in the roof space of two terraced properties, with smoke and flames venting through the roof. Crews used ten sets of breathing apparatus, two jets, two hose reels, one compressed air foam system (CAFS) jet and one aerial ladder platform monitor to tackle the...Mortimer Road
Southampton
Southampton
SO19 2HJ
United Kingdom
16/11/2016 23:36Residential fire - AldershotThree crews from Rushmoor have attended a severe house fire. The fire started in the kitchen where food had been left unattended. The house was damaged by fire and smoke. Firefighters attending the scene said the family would probably have been killed were it not for the smoke alarm in the property at Woodland Walk. The family dog died in the blaze despite firefighters attempts to revive it. Six breathing apparatus were used along with three hose reels, two jets and ventilation...Woodland Walk
Aldershot
Hampshire
GU12 4FY
United Kingdom
15/11/2016 16:48Hazmat - LymingtonCrews were callled to a report of a leak of liquid petroleum gas (LPG) at a petrol station in Lymington. The leak was discovered in the line between the tank and dispenser. The tank was isolated and around 50 litres of LPG was vented into the air, with large fans used to help disperse the gas. A 100m cordon was put in place around the area while the operation took place. No-one was injured during the incident and there is no ongoing risk to the public. The stop message was received...Wellworthy Road
Lymington
Hampshire
SO41 8XN
United Kingdom
13/11/2016 20:23Commercial fire - ShirleyA severe fire broke out at a property in Shirley High Street this evening. The terraced building is a commercial premises with residential accommodation above. Firefighters from Redbridge, St Mary's, Eastleigh, Hightown, Romsey, Botley, Portchester and HQ attended with eight engines and support vehicles. Ultra-High Pressure Lances (UHPL), ventilation techniques, an Aerial Ladder Platform (ALP), 16 sets of breathing apparatus, three hose reels and five jets were used to battle the...Shirley High Street
Southampton
Southampton
SO15 3LR
United Kingdom
11/11/2016 02:56Residential fire - GosportFour crews from Gosport, Cosham and Fareham attended a fire in Forton Road, Gosport. The fire was in a storage area on the ground floor. Firefighters led 11 people to safety including three young children. Residents were aged from under a year old to 33. Four sets of breathing apparatus, two hose reels and two jets were used and the three-storey building was heavily smoke-logged. Some residents were treated for smoke inhalation by South Central Ambulance Service at the scene. Nobody was...Forton Road
Gosport
Hampshire
PO12 4TH
United Kingdom
10/11/2016 07:32Fire - PortsmouthA 999 caller reported that their electrics had blown and there was smoke in their house. Control operators advised the woman to stay out of the house and two crews from Cosham were called to investigate. They discovered a smell of burning and found an overloaded plug socket to be the cause of the smoke. The crews unplugged and removed the socket and the stop message came in at 7.45am. Maidstone Crescent
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO6 3JZ
United Kingdom
04/11/2016 10:33Residential fire - WinchesterCrews from Winchester and Eastleigh saved a dog, two guinea pigs and a parrot from a fire in a ground floor lounge. They used two breathing apparatus, a hose reel, a jet and tactical ventilation. Sadly two tortoise and two birds died in the blaze. The dog was given oxygen and other animals were checked by a vet. Stop message was at 11.39.Battery Hill
Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 4DD
United Kingdom
03/11/2016 15:51Residential fire - WhitchurchSix crews attended a fire in a semi-detached building in London Road, Whitchurch. The first floor was severely damaged by fire and smoke. The ground floor was also damaged by smoke. The fire started in the airing cupboard and spread to the roof. Firefighters used 11 breathing apparatus, two jets and two hose reels. The stop message was at 19.13.The Gables
Whitchurch
Hampshire
RG28 7NH
United Kingdom