Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
13/11/2017 21:43Hampshire and Dorset crews tackle New Forest silo fireNew Milton, Lymington and Eastleigh firefighters joined crews from Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service to tackle a fire involving grain drying machinery and a silo in Beckley. After locating the fire, crews wore breathing apparatus to empty the silo of grain. Two high pressure hose reels and two main jets were also used in the incident to extinguish the fire, with the stop message coming in at 00:45. Hampshire
BH23 7EB
United Kingdom
09/11/2017 20:59Fire spreads through Andover terraceA pair of terraced houses were badly damaged after a severe fire in Andover. Crews were called to King George Road when the fire started in a bedroom of one of the properties. The flames spread through the roof space of the house into a neighbouring home, but around 30 firefighters worked to ensure the fire was contained only to the two properties. A high pressure lance and hoses was used to tackle the fire, which was dealt with by 11pm. No-one was injured in the incident and the cause...King George Road
Hampshire
SP10 3DG
United Kingdom
09/11/2017 09:21Passengers evacuated as bus catches fire on Portsmouth hillA fire in the engine of a bus caused the evacuation of its passengers on Portsdown Hill Road, Portsmouth. The double decker burst into flames just after 9.21am on Portsdown Hill Road and everyone was taken off the vehicle. Firefighters in breathing apparatus used hoses to extinguish the fire in the engine compartment and a fan was also used to move smoke. No-one was hurt and the incident was concluded by 9.56am. Portsmouth
PO6 1BE
United Kingdom
08/11/2017 23:46Kitchen fire tackled by Portsmouth crewsSouthsea and Portchester crews were called to a property on Eldon Street where a cooking fire had broken out in the ground floor flat of a three-storey building. Persons were originally reported to be in the building but all occupants were soon accounted for, with one female being assisted from the property and provided with IEC. Tactical Ventilation was used for smoke clearance before the stop message at 00:04. To help prevent cooking fires visit our kitchen fire safety pages...Eldon Street
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO5 4BH
United Kingdom
05/11/2017 17:05Brunel House, Portsmouth, thankfully high-rise alarm call outCrews from Southsea, Cosham, Havant, Fareham and the aerial ladder platform from Southsea, were called to reports of a high-rise fire at vacant property, Brunel House, The Hard, Portsmouth. All 10 floors of the building were checked and no signs of a fire were found. The building was then handed back to the onsite security team. The stop came in at 17:45. Brunel House The Hard
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
PO1 3DS
United Kingdom
02/11/2017 09:50Fire crews called after 27-tonne crane overturnsOne man was extricated from the cab of a 27-tonne crane that had fallen on its side into a building. Five vehicles from Basingstoke Fire Station were called to the property on Pitman Close in Basingstoke. The Aerial Ladder Platform was used to help extricate the man trapped in the cab who fortunately escaped injury. After the stop message at 11:06 one crew remained on the scene for vehicle and building stabilisation.Pitman Close
Hampshire
RG22 6LU
United Kingdom
31/10/2017 20:08Firework sparks shed fire in CamberleyA stray firework set a plastic storage shed and a conifer tree alight on Woodbridge Road in Camberley last night. One crew from Yateley and one from Camberley Fire Station in Surrey used one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire which also affected rubbish located behind a domestic garage. The stop message came in at 21:06. We would always recommend attending an organised bonfire or fireworks display but if you are hosting your own display follow our fireworks code to ensure you and your...Woodbridge Road
Blackwater
Hampshire
GU17 0BS
United Kingdom
27/10/2017 15:11Gosport house fire spreads to neighbouring homesWe were alerted to a house fire in Gazelle Close, Gosport just after 15:00. Crews from Gosport, Fareham, Cosham and the aerial ladder platform from Southsea attended, making this a six pump job with 24 firefighters and supporting officers. The fire was in a terrace block in the properties conservatory kitchen, where the fire unfortunately spread to the neighbours first floor and roof. In total damage has been caused to three properties. No one was injured during the incident, but a 60 year...Gazelle Close
Gosport
Hampshire
PO13 8EY
United Kingdom
25/10/2017 20:32Fire crews take in dog when owners involved in RTCA fire crew from Fareham brought a dog back to their station last night following a road traffic collision which saw the pet's owners taken to hospital. Fareham attended the collision with crews from Cosham involving six vehicles between junction 11 and 12 of the M27 eastbound. Two casualties and the dog were extricated from the vehicles by HFRS with a total of nine casualties treated by the crews and SCAS. The Fareham crews looked after the dog as they waited for it to be...M27
Portchester
Hampshire
PO16
United Kingdom
10/10/2017 00:31About 70 firefighters tackle Kingsclere barn fireAbout 70 firefighters were called to a barn fire this morning. Eight engines and several specialist vehicles from Basingstoke, Tadley, Overton, Whitchurch, Fleet, Andover, Redbridge, Eastleigh and Rushmoor attended the fire in Newbury Road, Kingsclere. Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service also attended. The blaze started in a barn and spread to several other farm buildings. Four bulls in a nearby field were led to safety by Animal Rescue. Fire crews used 14 sets of BA, two hose...Newbury Road
Kingsclere
Hampshire
RG20 4SZ
United Kingdom