Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
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
30/09/2017 12:50Mary the Mare rescued from New Forest bogFirefighters from Lyndhurst, Brockenhurst and Redbridge have rescued a horse stuck in a bog. The nine-year-old Irish cob had unseated its rider and bolted into the woods near Kewlake Lane, Cadnam. The mare, named Mary, was sedated by Celtic Equine Vets. Firefighters extricated the animal, which was 13.2 hands in height, using mud lances, strops, a farm telehandler, rescue glide plates, a rescue path and a quick release bar. The incident was attended by HFRS's Animal Rescue Tactical...Kewlake Lane
Cadnam
Hampshire
SO40 2NS
United Kingdom
28/09/2017 16:49Crews fight to help dolphin in Fareham creekA dolphin stuck in shallow water near Fareham sadly had to be put down despite the best efforts of fire crews and animal specialists to rescue it. The creature was found struggling by a kayaker and Fareham firefighters joined the British Divers Marine Life Rescue team in attempting to help the dolphin. The crews helped provide access to the water for the rescue but despite the teams’ efforts, the animal had to be euthanised by a vet and the crews assisted with the retrieval of the...Upper Wharf
Fareham
Hampshire
PO16 0LY
United Kingdom
28/09/2017 08:48Car destroyed in Kingsclere blazeA car has been destroyed in a car park fire in Kingsclere. Two crews from Basingstoke attended Kingsclere Park and two sets of breathing apparatus and one hose reel were used. The stop time was 9:12am.Kingsclere
Hampshire
RG20 4SW
United Kingdom
21/09/2017 11:58Southsea crews extinguish caravan fireTwo crews from Southsea Fire Station were called to a severe fire in a caravan on Clarence Street in Portsmouth. The fire involving two vehicles and approximately 30 tyres was tackled with two sets of breathing apparatus, one hose reel and resulted in multiple phone calls into Control. Police were in attendance to close the nearby Hope Street. The stop message came in at 12:58 with our Fire Investigation team set to attend. Clarence Street
Portsmouth
PO1 4AY
United Kingdom
18/09/2017 13:02More than 50 firefighters tackle roof fire in Winchester high streetA large number of crews from multiple stations were called to tackle a fire on the roof of a three-storey office building in Winchester high street. Ten fire appliances were on the scene at the height of the incident, the Ultra High Pressure Lance, the Aerial Ladder Platform and several other support vehicles were also needed. Vehicles came from Winchester, Eastleigh, St Mary’s, Redbridge, Portchester, Hightown, Romsey, Alton, Beaulieu, Basingstoke, Petersfield, Wickham, Andover,...Hampshire
SO23 9DF
United Kingdom