Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
19/10/2016 11:20Chemical spill - GosportChemical spill at Gosport sorting office. Crews from Gosport, Cosham and Winchester attended along with support vehicles. Substance was aluminium wheel cleaner. Nobody was injured. The stop time was 13.03.Mill Road
Gosport
Hampshire
PO12 3AB
United Kingdom
11/10/2016 13:13Retail fire - TottonThree pumps, from Totton, Redbridge and St Marys were called to a property on Commercial Road in Totton this afternoon (Tuesday 11 October) after reports of a smell of smoke and the alarm sounding. On arrival crews discovered a fire involving a transformer in the roof space which was extinguished using a single hose reel. No one was injured in the fire and the stop message was received at 13:39.Commercial Road
Totton
Hampshire
SO40 3BX
United Kingdom
10/10/2016 18:26House fire - CalshotFour pumps, from Hardley, Hythe, Beaulieu and Redbridge were called to Tristan Close this evening (Monday 10 October). On arrival crews found a fire in the first floor bedroom of a mid-terrace property which they tackled using three jets and two hose reels as well as eight breathing apparatus. No one was injured in the fire, however the ground floor of the house was 100% damaged by smoke and water, the first floor 80% damaged by fire and 20% by smoke and the roof 100% damaged by...Tristan Close
Calshot
Hampshire
SO45 1BN
United Kingdom
08/10/2016 18:28Rescue from well - GrayshottPumps from Rushmoor, Bordon and Basingstoke attended a report of a 7 year old boy who'd fallen down a well. A rope pack was used for the 20 foot well rescue and the young boy was handed over to South Central Ambulance Service. The stop came in at 19:47.Whitmore Vale
Grayshott
Hampshire
United Kingdom
05/10/2016 11:43Commercial fire - ChinehamThree pumps, from Basingstoke, Hartley Wintney and Tadley were called to Iceland in the Chineham Shopping Centre this morning (Wednesday 05 October). The crews tackled a small fire in a freezer unit using two breathing apparatus, two hose reels and a jet as well as positive pressure ventilation fans to clear the smoke. No one was injured in the fire, and the quick response by firefighters meant that damage was contained to the freezer unit. The stop message was received at 12:13.Iceland Chineham Shopping Centre
Chineham
Hampshire
RG24 8BQ
United Kingdom
04/10/2016 12:43Fire in the open - PortsmouthTwo pumps from Cosham were called to a fire in a hedgerow in the car park of Springfield School, Portsmouth this afternoon (Tuesday 04 October). The fire, which also caused some damage to an outbuilding and shed, as well as two cars through radiated heat, was extinguished using two hose reels. No one was injured and the stop message was received at 13:23.Springfield School Central Road
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO6 1QT
United Kingdom
04/10/2016 01:11Residential Fire - PortsmouthCrews from Southsea and Cosham attended a fire on the third floor of Everell Court, Clarendon Road this morning (Tuesday 4 October). On arrival crews extinguished a fire in the kitchen of the flat and led one 26 year old female to safety. She was treated by South Central Ambulance Service who then took her to Queen Alexandra Hospital for smoke inhalation. We believe the fire was started by unattended cooking. The stop came in at 01:43.Everell Court Clarendon Road
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO4 0SD
United Kingdom
02/10/2016 20:14Building fire - SwayTwo pumps from Lymington, one from Brockenhurst and the wild fire vehicle from Lyndhurst were called to reports of a stable alight on South Sway Lane, Sway this evening (Sunday 02 October 2016). On arrival crews found a fire involving the stable and adjoining ancillary building, which was 75% damaged by the blaze. Fortunately no animals were involved in the fire. Firefighters extinguished the flames using two hose reels and the stop message was received at 21:53. No one was hurt in the...South Sway Lane
Sway
Hampshire
SO41 6DP
United Kingdom
02/10/2016 10:59Domestic fire - OvertonOne pump from Overton and one from Kingsclere were called to reports of a fire in a granary converted to a house on Nutley Bottom Lane, Overton this morning (Sunday 02 October 2016). Crews found a fire on the first floor of the building with damage to approximately 20% of that floor. Firefighters used four breathing apparatus and extinguished the fire using two hose reels and one jet. The stop message was received at 12:35. The property was unoccupied at the time of the fire and no one...Nutley Bottom Lane
Overton
Hampshire
RG25 3EN
United Kingdom
29/09/2016 03:49Residential Fire - Portsmouth12 fire engines, 60 firefighters and multiple support vehicles attended an fire on the 13th floor of Handsworth House in Portsmouth this morning (Thursday 29 September). On arrival crews found a significant fire which they extinguished using three jets and positive pressure ventilation. A number of residents were evacuated to a local rest centre facilitated by Portsmouth City Council. Three of our firefighters were admitted to hospital for exhaustion, but have now been released and are in...Handsworth House Quinton Close
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO5 4NG
United Kingdom