Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

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Incident date and timeIncident TypeDescription of IncidentIncident Location
06/01/2018 23:29Firefighters tackle large construction site fire in Hythe A construction site in Hythe has been badly damaged following a large fire. At its height, more than 30 firefighters fought the blaze off Fawley Road. The flames engulfed one block of four semi-detached homes and one block of three, all of which were being newly built. No-one was hurt in the incident and firefighters will remain on the scene for most of the morning (7 January) damping down and dealing with hot spots. A fire investigation will be launched to determine how the...Fawley Road
Hythe
Hampshire
SO45 3NJ
United Kingdom
06/01/2018 19:58Cat dies in severe Basingstoke flat fire A cat died after a flat was gutted by fire in Basingstoke. No people were injured in the blaze but seven people had to be rehoused after the blaze at the four-flat block on Cayman Close. Smoke was reported coming from the first-floor property just before 8pm. Around 20 firefighters from Basingstoke, Odiham and Tadley fought hard to contain the flames, which had spread to the roof, and prevent any significant damage to the other flats. While the flat the fire started in was...Cayman Close
Hampshire
RG24 9AG
United Kingdom
03/01/2018 17:11Dog rescued from Ringwood outbuilding fireThree crews from Ringwood, Burley and Dorset & Wilts attended an outbuilding fire in Spittlefield, Ringwood, along with support vehicles. An 80-year-old man was found to be suffering from smoke inhalation and South Central Ambulance Service attended. A dog was rescued and given oxygen by HFRS. Two hose reels, a jet and two sets of breathing apparatus were used. The stop message was at 18:12.Spittlefields
Hampshire
BH24 1QQ
United Kingdom
18/12/2017 14:36Shirley Road fire tackled by Southampton crewsMultiple crews from Hightown, St Mary's and Eastleigh fire stations were called to a shed fire to the rear of a commercial property on Shirley Road in Southampton yesterday (18/12/17). Flames and smoke were issuing from the building when crews arrived, with Fire Control receiving several calls to the incident. A Fire Investigation Officer was alerted to the fire, and the Police were called to attend for traffic management. The stop message came in at 16:24 after firefighters had...Shirley Road
Southampton
SO15 3FH
United Kingdom
13/12/2017 04:53Crews tackle Liphook workshop fireFirefighters from Liphook, Bordon, Grayshott and Rushmoor fire stations were called to an agricultural fire in a woodwork workshop on Lynchborough Road, Liphook in the early hours of this morning (13 December). The building, consisting of one floor, suffered 100% damage from the fire as two cylinders were removed from the risk area. The stop came in at 08:21 after two hose reels and three hose reel jets were used to stop the fire, before crews began dampening down the scene. One fire...Passfield
Hampshire
GU30 7SA
United Kingdom
03/12/2017 13:19Firefighters rescue 90-year-old occupant from kitchen blazeAndover firefighters performed a time critical rescue to save a 90-year-old female from a kitchen fire in Broughton. A careline company alerted Fire Control to an alarm sounding at a property on Horsebridge Road at 13:19. Once rescued, crews administered Immediate Emergency Care to the resident who was conscious and breathing, before she was treated by SCAS. Crews extinguished the fire using two sets of breathing apparatus and one hose reel before the stop message came in at...Hampshire
SO20 8BG
United Kingdom
30/11/2017 15:57Over 50 firefighters tackle thatch roof fireOver 50 firefighters responded to a fire in the thatched roof of a property in Froyle Road, Alton. Crews attended from Farnham, Alton, Rushmoor, Guildford, Basingstoke, Fleet, Hartley Wintney, Eastleigh, Liphook, Yateley, Alresford, Bordon, Droxford, Kingsclere, Cosham, Grayshott, Hightown, Sutton Scotney and Bishops Waltham during the incident. The roof and first floor of the detached two storey building was 100% destroyed by fire and the ground floor was 100% destroyed by fire, smoke and...Froyle Road
Alton
Hampshire
GU34 4NA
United Kingdom
28/11/2017 06:51Residents led to safety from Lymington fireTwo crews from Lymington Fire Station were called to a property fire on Lockerley Close at 06:51 this morning. The fire in the bedroom of a detached property involved bedding, with two elderly residents led to safety from the scene. The casualties, suffering from smoke inhalation, were given Immediate Emergency Care (IEC) by HFRS personnel. Four sets of breathing apparatus, two high-pressure hose reels, one jet and tactical ventilation for smoke clearance were used to extinguish the...Lockerley Close
Hampshire
SO41 8ER
United Kingdom
19/11/2017 13:20Crews from across New Forest tackle roof blazeNew Forest crews have been called to put out a roof fire at a property in Portmore near Lymington. The detached bungalow fire was first reported at 13:20 with vehicles from Lymington, Beaulieu, Ringwood, Brockenhurst, New Milton, Hardley, Hythe, Burley and Eastleigh called to the incident. Six sets of breathing apparatus, two hose reels and two jets were used to extinguish the blaze before the number of appliances in attendance was scaled back. The roof suffered 50% damage from the...Portmore
Hampshire
SO41 5RF
United Kingdom
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