Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
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
12/09/2016 10:00Dangerous Structure - SouthamptonAn engine and an aerial ladder platform crew attended a dangerous structure incident. They removed a broken pane of glass from a window eight storeys up. The stop message was at 12.10 Ocean Way
Southampton
Southampton
SO14 3AG
United Kingdom
11/09/2016 17:08Fire - SouthamptonCrews were called to reports of flames and smoke issuing from a disused semi-detached property in Millbrook. The fire had spread from the ground floor to the first floor and into the roof. Around 25 firefighters used jets and a high-pressure lance to tackle the fire. The aerial ladder platform was also used to gain access to the roof. No-one was hurt in the incident. The whole of the ground and first floors were destroyed by the fire and the stop message was received at 8pm. Oakley Road
Southampton
Southampton
SO16 4LF
United Kingdom