Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Related Incidents

Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
06/09/2016 03:04Residential fire - WoolstonEight engines were called to a fire on the third floor of a seven-storey residential building in Woolston, Southampton. Four breathing apparatus teams, eight firefighters and ventilation equipment were used. Fortunately nobody was inside. A joint fire service and police investigation is underway.Centenary Plaza John Thornycroft Road
Hampshire
England
SO19 9UG
United Kingdom
05/09/2016 06:53Other building fire - LinwoodTwo pumps from Ringwood were called this morning (Monday 05 September) to a fire in a garage on Toms Lane, Linwood. On arrival the crews found a single-storey building used as garage and office 100% involved in the fire. Crews extinguished the blaze using six breathing apparatus, two jets and two hose reels. The stop message was received at 09:43 and no one was hurt in the incident. A fire investigation will be carried out.Toms Lane
Linwood
Hampshire
BH24 3QU
United Kingdom
04/09/2016 10:42Residential Fire - SouthamptonCrews were called to a report of a fire this morning in the laundry room at a residential care home on Southampton Road, Cadnam. We believe one of the industrial tumble dryers caught fire. This will be investigated further, but we are not currently treating the incident as suspicious. The fire was contained to the laundry room and crews from Romsey, St Mary’s and Eastleigh extinguished the fire using two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and one jet. All 27 residents were promptly...Forest Edge Rest Home Southampton Road
Cadnam
Hampshire
SO40 2NF
United Kingdom
04/09/2016 09:22Retail fire - TottonCrews were called this morning (Sunday 04 September) to reports of smoke escaping from the door at Creative Comforts and Aquatic Centre on Ringwood Road, Totton. One pump from Redbridge, two from St Mary’s and one from Eastleigh attended the scene. On arrival a fire in the rear pump room was extinguished using two breathing apparatus, two jets and two hose reels. Due to the professionalism and quick actions of our crews they were able to save all the shops animals which consisted of: 14...Ringwood Road
Totton
Hampshire
SO40 8DA
United Kingdom
01/09/2016 02:24Fire in derelict building - WaterloovilleWe attended an incident at a derelict three storey building in London Road. Two pumps from Cosham attended and two from Waterlooville, Southsea's aerial ladder platform and 12 breathing apparatus were used. The stop came in at 06:28, all persons were accounted for and there were no injuries. London Road
Waterlooville
England
PO7 7AN
United Kingdom
23/08/2016 20:42House fire - SouthamptonCrews were called to a report of a fire in a fusebox in an understairs cupboard in the property. Crews from Redbridge and St Mary's helped a 50-year-old man from the building. He suffered light smoke inhalation and was checked over by ambulance crews at the scene. The fire was extinguished using a hose and dry powder extinguisher. The stop message was received at 21.51. Winchester Road
Southampton
Southampton
SO16 7DJ
United Kingdom
22/08/2016 22:48Mud rescue - SouthamptonCrews were called to a report of an 18-year-old man stuck in mud at the bottom of a river bank in Riverside Park. Firefighters from Redbridge, St Mary's, Fareham and Cosham were able to rescue the man from the mud and pull him to safety. He was handed over to South Central Ambulance crews suffering minor back injuries and suspected hypothermia. The stop message was received at 23.36.River View Road
Southampton
Southampton
SO18 1NW
United Kingdom
18/08/2016 15:51Animal rescue - AltonWe were called to a report of a horse stuck in a ditch under a metre-and-a-half of water, but with its head above the water. Crews from Basingstoke, Alton and Fareham and Overton used a digger, along with strops and hand tools, to release the horse. The stop message was received at 19.30. Soldridge Road
Medstead
Hampshire
GU34 5JF
United Kingdom
12/08/2016 16:15Vehicle fire - AlresfordSix pumps from Winchester, Eastleigh, St Mary’s, Redbridge, Alresford and Headquarters were called to a significant fire at the Boomtown festival in Winchester this afternoon (Friday 12 August). On arrival firefighters were faced with a large blaze involving 92 vehicles, 80 of which were destroyed in the fire, but fortunately no injuries were reported. Eight breathing apparatus and three jets and two hose reels were used to tackle the blaze. The Boomtique campsite next to the car park was...Ovington
Hampshire
SO24 0HY
United Kingdom
10/08/2016 11:16Commercial / industrial fire - MicheldeverFour pumps (three from Basingstoke and one from Whitchurch) were called to a grain processing facility today (Wednesday 10 August) after reports of a fire. On arrival crews found a fire in the dust handling unit of a five-storey grain store and used 12 breathing apparatus, two jets and two hose reels to extinguish the fire. Crews then dismantled surrounding equipment to check fire hadn't spread beyond the initial location before handing the site back to its owners. No-one was harmed...Overton Road
Micheldever
Hampshire
SO21 3DB
United Kingdom