Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
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
28/09/2016 03:43Commercial / industrial fire - SouthamptonTwo pumps from St Marys and one from Eastleigh attended a fire involving two 40 foot ISO containers on Thomas Lewis Way, Swaythling this morning. On arrival crews found the two containers well involved in the fire and used four breathing apparatus, three jets and the new ultra high pressure lance to tackle the blaze. No-one was injured in the fire and the stop message was received at 04:47.Thomas Lewis Way
Southampton
Southampton
SO17
United Kingdom
27/09/2016 14:12Fire residential - SouthamptonCrews from St Mary’s, Hightown and Eastleigh HQ were called to a fire in a five-storey block of flats. Firefighters tackling the fire used eight breathing apparatus, one jet, two hose reels and an ultra high pressure lance. The fire was in a third floor maisonette flat and spread over the first and second floor of that flat, with the second floor 100% damaged by fire and the first 50% damaged by smoke and water. Two causalities were taken to hospital by SCAS for suffering smoke...Kent Street
Southampton
Southampton
SO14 5SJ
United Kingdom
26/09/2016 19:37Fire - RomseyCrews from Romsey, Eastleigh, St Mary's and Redbridge were called to a fire at a complex of residential flats. The fire started in a generator outside the property and around 20 firefighters managed to stop the fire spreading to the most of the building. However, part of the balconies and facias of three flats were damaged. No residents were injured, but 21 people were found alternative accommodation following the fire. An investigation into the fire's cause is ongoing. Duttons Road
Romsey
Hampshire
SO51 8DR
United Kingdom
23/09/2016 17:20RTC - FordingbridgeCrews from Fordingbridge, Ringwood and Redbridge were called to reports of a car having collided with the wall of a pub on Station Road. The firefighters were able to cut a woman free from the car and she was treated by the ambulance service for minor head injuries. The building was inspected by the crews and then handed back over to the pub owner. The stop message came in at 19.05. Station Road
Fordingbridge
Hampshire
SP6 1DG
United Kingdom
21/09/2016 22:33Fire residential - SouthamptonThree crews from St Mary's and Redbridge were called to a house fire in Cedar Road. The team rescued a pet 'tarantula' and used two sets of breathing apparatus, jets and ventilation techniques. The fire was in a first floor bedroom of a terraced property and a neighbour raised the alarm after smelling smoke. The fire is believed to have been caused by the heat pad in the arachnid's tank. A section on bottom of the tank had melted. After being removed by HFRS the pale grey...Cedar Road
Southampton
Southampton
SO14 6HH
United Kingdom
19/09/2016 11:28Rescue from height - SouthseaAn aerial ladder platform was used to rescue a boy and his grandmother from the ferris wheel at Clarence Pier when the attraction stopped working. Crews from Southsea, Cosham and St Mary's attended. The stop message was at 12.27.Clarence Pier
Southsea
Portsmouth
PO5 3AA
United Kingdom
15/09/2016 11:30Fire residential - WinchesterSix engines attended a fire in a first floor kitchen. Two sets of breathing apparatus were used along with a safety jet and one hose. Ventilation techniques were also employed. The stop message was at 12.15.Wayneflete Place
Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 4DB
United Kingdom
13/09/2016 08:32RTC - PortsmouthTwo crews from Southsea attended a crash between a car and a lorry on Milton Road outside St Mary's Hospital. A 25-year-old man was extricated by HFRS and taken to hospital by South Central Ambulance Service. His airbag had deployed. The stop message was at 09.12.Milton Road
Milton
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
United Kingdom