Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Related Incidents

Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
31/12/2016 17:11Commercial fire - SouthamptonWe were callled to reports of a fire at West Quay shopping centre. We found a small fire in a fridge in the food hall of the centre's M&S store and crews from Southampton quickly extinguished it using two jets. The store's sprinklers also activated to help deal with the fire. The centre was evacuated but was closing at that time anyway. The stop message was recieved at 18.07.West Quay
Southampton
Southampton
SO15 1QB
United Kingdom
29/12/2016 16:20Fire agricultural - Barton StaceyCrews from across the county attended a barn fire. Approximately 125 tonnes hay and farm machinery was destroyed and the fire spread to a second steel-framed farm building. Crews worked hard to protect a second barn and its contents. Stop message was 14.05 on 30/12/16. Cocum Road
Barton Stacey
Hampshire
SO21 3NP
United Kingdom
29/12/2016 12:37Car into water - CalshotWe were called to a report of a car that had left the road and landed in a ditch alongside the road. The car contained three elderly adults, one man and two women, who were submerged in water up to their waists. We mobilised crews to the scene, including our water rescue team from Fareham, but the trio were able to free themselves from the car before we arrived. They were treated by South Central Ambulance Service but were not seriously hurtJack Maynard Road
Calshot
Hampshire
SO45 1BR
United Kingdom
28/12/2016 12:47Commercial - SouthamptonEight fire engines attended a shopping centre after smoke caused an alarm to go off at Pizza Express. Thermal imaging cameras were used by firefighters checking the building. Police and ambulance also attended. It was caused by cooking fumes due to the malfunction of the extrication system. Stop message was at 13.48.Pizza Express West Quay shopping centre
Southampton
SO15 1QE
United Kingdom
21/12/2016 05:57Commercial fire - PortsmouthTen fire engines and an aerial ladder platform were called to Albert Road in Southsea, Portsmouth this morning (Wednesday 21 December 2016) to a fire in a dry cleaners. The ground floor of the mid-terrace property was destroyed by fire, with limited damage to the first floor flat and roof of the building. Crews used six jets, two hose reels and 46 breathing apparatus to tackle the blaze and prevented it from affecting neighbouring shops and flats. No one was thought to be in the building...Albert Road
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO4 0JW
United Kingdom
17/12/2016 17:20Mud rescue - BeaulieuWe were called to a rescue from a bog off Beaulieu Road Station, Beaulieu Road. It was a multiagency approach with a pump attendance from Beaulieu, Redbridge and Lyndhurst along with our water rescue unit from Fareham. A male adult and a female child were released from the bog using mud paths and water rescue level 2. They were airlifted to hospital by the Coastguard. The stop message was received at 19:06 Beaulieu Road Station Beaulieu Road
Hampshire
United Kingdom
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