Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Related Incidents

Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
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
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