Recent Incidents


 
Found 60 incidents matching the search criteria:
Car fire in Firlands
(Carlisle)
18 Feb 2018

At 3.20am firefighters were called to a vehicle fire on Firlands in Carlise. Crews used one hose reel and breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.

Building fire in Hethergill
(Carlisle)
18 Feb 2018

At 12:18 on Sunday 18 February firefighters from Carlisle West and Longtown attended reports of a building fire in Hethergill. Upon arrival firefighters found that the fire involved the roof of the building which was well alight. The crews used two hose reel jets, two breathing apparatus and various hand tools to extinguish the fire. The crews were in attendance for approximately one hour 45 minutes.

Chimney fire in Great Corby
(Carlisle)
18 Feb 2018

At 12:18 on Sunday 18 February two fire engines from Carlisle West and Carlisle East attended reports of a building fire on Corby Castle Road, Great Corby. On arrival crews found that the chimney was well alight. The team used chimney rods, chimney gear and a hearth kit to extinguish the fire from the hearth. Crews were in attendance for approximately 55 minutes.

House fire in The Mount Papcastle
(Allerdale)
16 Feb 2018

At 11:37 firefighters were called to a house fire at The Mount Papcastle. Crews, one from Cockermouth and one from Maryport, used one hose reel jet, two breathing apparatus and one thermal imaging camera to bring the fire under control.
Crews were at the scene for an hour.

Vehicle fire in Ayside Grange-over-sands
16 Feb 2018

At 6.29pm firefighters attended to a car fire on the A590 on Ayside Grange-over-sands. Crews used one hose reel jet and two breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire. The car was moved to a safe position to not block the layby.

Casualty trapped under forklift truck in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
15 Feb 2018

At 11:21 firefighters were called to a commercial property on Stainton Road, Carlisle, after reports of a person trapped underneath a forklift truck. Fire crews removed the casualty from underneath the forklift truck and handed them over to the air ambulance. Crews were in attendance for two hours.

Commercial building fire in Egremont
(Copeland)
15 Feb 2018

At 9:21pm firefighters attend a fire at a laundrette in Main Street in Egremont. Crews used two breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire.

Wind damage to caravan in Maryport
(Allerdale)
14 Feb 2018

At 12:43 firefighters were called to Ewanrigg Hall Gardens in Maryport after a roof was dislodged from a caravan by high winds. The crews made the roof safe by removing it using triple extension ladders. They also removed insulation using a drag rake.

Chimney fire in Edenhall
(Eden)
14 Feb 2018

At 18:35 firefighters were called to a chimney fire on Moss Side, Edenhall. Crews, four wearing breathing apparatus, used one hose reel jet and a thermal imaging camera to put out the fire. Crews were at the scene for 40 minutes.

Fire in compactor in Maryport
(Allerdale)
13 Feb 2018

At 14:16 firefighters were called to an industrial estate in Maryport following reports of a fire in a compactor. Crews used two breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and foam to extinguish the fire.

Commercial building fire in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
12 Feb 2018

At 15:21 firefighters were called to tackle a large fire in a farm building on Orton Road, Carlisle. Crews tackled the blaze in the two storey building using an aerial ladder platform, two hose reel jets and a ground monitor.

Vehicle spilage on the M6
12 Feb 2018

Firefighters were called at 5.15pm yesterday afternoon (12 February) to reports of a heavy goods vehicle having spilt 23 tonnes of PVA glue on to the carriageway of the M6 Northbound at junction 44. Two fire engines from Brampton and Longtown along with the Environmental Protection Unit from Penrith attended the scene. Fire crews assisted the Highways Agency in diluting the product using one hose reel and an environmental kit and were at the scene for more than five hours.

Van stranded in flood water in Wreay
(Carlisle)
11 Feb 2018

At 01:00 firefighters rescued three men from a van which was stranded in flood water in Orchard Garth, Wreay. They used swift water rescue equipment and wading poles to rescue the men.

Vehicle fire in Briscoe
(Carlisle)
11 Feb 2018

At 10.05pm on 11 February firefighters in Carlisle extinguished a vehicle which was alight on Newbiggin Road in Briscoe. Crews used one hose reel jet and breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.

Small fire in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
10 Feb 2018

At 13:01 firefighters attended a small fire outside a premises in Currock Road, Carlisle. Firefighters used a hose reel to extinguish the fire.

Chimney fire in Barrow-in-Furness
(Barrow-in-Furness)
10 Feb 2018

At 14:30 a fire engine and an aerial ladder platform from Barrow-in-Furness and a fire engine from Walney attended a chimney fire in Lesh Lane, Barrow-in-Furness. Firefighters used an aerial ladder platform and a hose reel to extinguish the fire.

Car fire in Kirkoswald
(Eden)
9 Feb 2018

At 14:55 firefighters from Penrith were called to reports of a vehicle fire at a doctor’s surgery in Kirkoswald. Crews attended the scene and found a Landrover Discovery well alight. The team used one hose reel jet and a thermal imaging camera to tackle the fire.

Multi fuel burner fire in Barrow-inFurness
(Barrow-in-Furness)
9 Feb 2018

At 23:06 firefighters attended reports of the smell of smoke in the loft at an address in Bank Lane, Barrow-in-Furness. Firefighters used a hose reel and chimney rods to extinguish the fire.

Multi fuel burner fire in Barrow-in-Furness
(Barrow-in-Furness)
9 Feb 2018

At 23:06 firefighters attended reports of the smell of smoke in the loft at an address in Bank Lane, Barrow-in-Furness. Firefighters used a hose reel and chimney rods to extinguish the fire.

Garage fire in Dalston
(Carlisle)
8 Feb 2018

At 10:12 firefighters were called to a garage fire on Cardew Road, Dalston. Crews, two wearing breathing apparatus, used two hose reel jets and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire. Crews were at the scene for 50 minutes.

One vehicle collision in Penrith
(Eden)
7 Feb 2018

At 18:24 firefighters attended a one vehicle collision on Salkeld Road, North Dykes, Great Salkeld. Crews assisted one casualty from the vehicle.

Vehicle fire in Whitehaven
(Copeland)
7 Feb 2018

At 19:44 firefighters attended a vehicle on fire in George Street, Whitehaven. Crews used one hose reel to extinguish the flames.

Chimney fire in Kendal
(South Lakeland)
6 Feb 2018

At 00:28 firefighters were called to Ferney Green, Kendal, after reports of a chimney fire in a house. Crews used chimney rods and a hose reel jet to put out the fire. They were in attendance for an hour and a half.

Lorry fire on the M6
(Carlisle)
6 Feb 2018

At 07:08 firefighters were called to a lorry fire on the M6 northbound just before junction 43. Three fire engines, from Carlisle West, Carlisle East and Brampton attended the incident and they used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

One vehicle crash in Frizington
(Copeland)
6 Feb 2018

At 09:08 firefighters were called to a road traffic collision involving one car on Dub Brow, Frizington. Firefighters removed one casualty from the car before handing them into the care of paramedics.

Pan fire in Barrow-in-Furness
(Barrow-in-Furness)
6 Feb 2018

At 10:09 firefighters were called to a fire at Newbarns Primary School, on Rising Side, Barrow-in-Furness. The fire involved a pan and was out on arrival of the firefighters. One member of staff was treated by crews for a small flash burn. Crews also cleared smoke from the building.

Caravan fire in Cleator Moor
(Copeland)
4 Feb 2018

At 20:55 two fire engines from Whitehaven attended a fire involving a caravan. The caravan was well alight on arrival. Crews used two hose reels and two breathing apparatus while extinguishing the fire.

Back door on fire in Wigton
(Allerdale)
3 Feb 2018

At 4.10am two fire engines from Aspatria and Wigton were mobilised to a fire involving a back door of a house on Proctors Row, Wigton. Firefighters used one hose reel, one thermal imaging camera and two breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire, and were in attendance for approximately one hour.

Four people rescued from lift in Kendal
(South Lakeland)
3 Feb 2018

At 15:53 firefighters were called to rescue four people who had become trapped in a lift at Kendal Library. Crews used lift release tools to free the people. There were no injuries.

Collision on A596
(Allerdale)
3 Feb 2018

At 16:50 two fire engines from Wigton and Aspatria attended the A596 following a collision involving two cars. Firefighters assisted Cumbria Police and North West Ambulance Service and remained at the scene for one hour and 10 minutes.

Small fire in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
3 Feb 2018

At 17:53 firefighters were called to Monks Close Road, Carlisle, following reports of a small fire in the open. Crews used one hose reel to put the fire out. There were no injuries.

Cat stuck in a stair lift in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
2 Feb 2018

At 10:40 firefighters were called to a house on Cant Crescent, Carlisle, after a cat got its tail stuck in the mechanism of a stair lift. Crews released the cat from the stair lift and the cat was then checked over by a vet.

Chimney fire in Ulverston
(South Lakeland)
2 Feb 2018

At 10:31 firefighters were called to a chimney fire in a domestic property on Flan Close, Ulverston. Crews used an aerial ladder platform, a hose reel jet and chimney gear to fight the fire. Crews were at the scene for three hours.

Collision in Fairhill, Nenthead
1 Feb 2018

Fire Crews released one casualty from a car following a two vehicle collision last night (31 January) at 8.48pm in Fairhill, Nenthead. The casualty was handed to the care of paramedics.

Firefighters release horse trapped in Sebergham
(Carlisle)
1 Feb 2018

At 1:06pm on the 1 February two fire engines from Carlisle West and Wigton went to the B5305 Sebergham in Carlisle to assist with a horse who had its leg trapped in its horse box. On arrival firefighters waited for the vet to sedate the horse in order for crews to use small tools to cut around the horses leg to enable it to be released.

Fire at a house on Alma Terrace in Silloth
31 Jan 2018

At 7.22pm last night (30 January) two fire engines from Silloth and Aspathria stations attended Alma Terrace following reports of a fire in the hearth area of a sub basement and ground floor of a four storey house. Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, one hose reel and one thermal image camera as well as small tools and lighting to extinguish the fire. They were in attendance for one hour and twenty minutes.

Vehicle fire on Bowness in Windermere
31 Jan 2018

In the early hours of this morning (2.51am on 31 January) fire crews attended to a Suzuki car ablaze on Lickbarrow Road in Bowness on Windermere. Firefighters used an express system and breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.

Chimney fire in Rockcliffe
(Carlisle)
31 Jan 2018

At 14:43 firefighters from Carlisle West were called to reports of a chimney fire in Rockcliffe.
Crews used a hose reel jet, a thermal imaging camera and a roof ladder to tackle the fire from above.

Collision in Fairhill, Nenthead
31 Jan 2018

At 8.48pm on Wednesday, 31 January fire crews attended a collision in Fairhill, Nenthead involving two vehicles. Firefighters released one person and they were handed over to ambulance.

Road traffic collision on the A595 in Distington, Workington
30 Jan 2018

At 6.56am this morning (30 January) fire crews attended a road traffic collision on the A595 Distington to Workington near to an industrial estate involving a van and a car. Two casualties were released from the vehicles and attended to by paramedics.

Kitchen fire in Alionby
(Carlisle)
30 Jan 2018

At 15:31 two fire engines from Carlisle East and Carlisle West were called to reports of a kitchen fire in Broomy Hill, Alionby. The fire was out on arrival however, crews assisted a casualty who was suffering from smoke inhalation. The casualty has since been passed to the care of North West Ambulance Service. Crews were in attendance at the scene for approximately 40 minutes.

Tractor fire in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
29 Jan 2018

At 00:26 firefighters were called to a tractor fire at Hethersgill. The tractor was well alight on arrival and crews used two hose reel jets to extinguish it.

Commercial building fire in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
29 Jan 2018

At 01:35 firefighters were called to a commercial building on Warwick Sqaure, Carlisle, after reports of a fire. Crews used a CO2 extinguisher to put out a fire in a light fitting.

Tumble dryer fire in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
28 Jan 2018

At 12:32 firefighters were called to a house fire involving a tumble dryer on Levens Drive, Carlisle. Crews, four wearing breathing apparatus, used three hose reel jets, a main jet and a thermal imaging camera to fight the fire. One person was treated at the scene suffering from smoke inhalation. Crews were at the scene for an hour.

Garden fire in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
28 Jan 2018

At 14:47 firefighters were called to Broadoaks Court, Carlisle, after reports of a garden fire. Crews found a small fire and used a hose reel jet to extinguish it.

Flat fire in Workington
(Allerdale)
28 Jan 2018

At 19:47 firefighters were called to a flat fire on Charles Close, Workington. The fire was in a first floor flat and crews, four wearing breathing apparatus, used two hose reel jets and a triple extension ladder to fight the fire. Crews were at the scene for 40 minutes.

Vehicle fire in Workington
(Allerdale)
26 Jan 2018

At 00:14 firefighters were called to a vehicle fire on Westfield Drive, Workington. Crews found one car well alight and one firefighter wore breathing apparatus and used a hose reel jet to put out the fire.

Kitchen fire in Barrow-in-Furness
(Barrow-in-Furness)
25 Jan 2018

At 11:52 firefighters were called to kitchen fire on Macadam Street, Barrow-in-Furness. Crews used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet, one safety jet, a thermal imaging camera and a large fan to extinguish the fire.

Road traffic collision in Wigton
(Allerdale)
25 Jan 2018

At 18:39 firefighters were called to a road traffic collision involving three vehicles on the B5305 Wigton. One casualty was extracted from a vehicle using hydraulic cutting equipment before being handed into the care of paramedics.

Kitchen fire in Dalston
(Carlisle)
25 Jan 2018

At 21:52 firefighters were called to a kitchen fire in a terraced property on Madam Banks Road, Dalston. Crews removed two smouldering pans from the property which had been left unattended. Crews then ventilated the property.

Building fire in Barrow-in-Furness
(Barrow-in-Furness)
24 Jan 2018

At 1:22 firefighters were called to reports of a building fire on Rawlinson Street in Barrow-in-Furness. Four fire crews from Barrow-in-Furness, Walney and Ulverston attended the scene and found that the fire was well alight.
The team used two hose reel jets and six breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire and were in attendance at the scene for over two hours.

Building fire in Penrith
(Eden)
24 Jan 2018

At 3:19 on 24 January two fire engines from Penrith attended a fire within an electrical consumer unit at a property in Dacre, Penrith.
On arrival at the scene crews used four breathing apparatus, a thermal imaging camera and a dry powder extinguisher to extinguish the fire. The team were in attendance for 2 hours 30 min.

Dangerous Structure in Carlisle
(Carlisle)
24 Jan 2018

At 10:35 firefighters were called to reports of a dangerous structure on Rickergate, Carlisle. Firefighters attended the scene and found that a number of roof tiles had blown off the roof of the Magistrates Court. A safety cordon has been put in place as a precautionary measure and maintenance personnel have been called to the site.

Animal rescue at the Walney Channel
(Barrow-in-Furness)
24 Jan 2018

At 8:58 on Wednesday 24 January two fire engines from Barrow an Walney were called to reports that a number of sheep were stuck in the Walney Channel. Crews quickly arrives at the scene, along with the RSPCA and a local farmer, and found that a number of sheep had become trapped in the mud. Sadly, a number of sheep had already died when the crew arrived at the scene, however the team were able to save three sheep.

Chimney fire in Cumrew
(Carlisle)
22 Jan 2018

At 11:25 firefighters from Brampton were called to reports of a chimney fire in Cumrew. On arrival at the scene crews found that the chimney was well alight. The team used specialist chimney rods to extinguish the fire.

Vehicle fire in Maryport
(Allerdale)
22 Jan 2018

At 1:05 firefighters were called to reports of a vehicle fire on Buttermere Road, Maryport. Crews attended the scene and used two hose reel jets to extinguish the fire which was well alight.

Chimney fire in Cleator
(Copeland)
22 Jan 2018

At 16:38 firefighters were called to a chimney fire at an address in Trumpet Terrace in Cleator. Crews used a chimney rod and chimney gear.

Chimney fire in Wallholme
(Carlisle)
22 Jan 2018

At 19:21 firefighters were called to a chimney fire in Wallholme. Crews used chimney rods, a hose reel jet and a thermal imaging camera to put out the fire.

Small fire in Kendal
(South Lakeland)
20 Jan 2018

At 13:28 two fire engines from Kendal attended reports of a fire near to Westmorland Sopping Centre in Kendal. Crews used one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire and left the scene at 13:42.

Car fire in Broughton Moor
(Allerdale)
20 Jan 2018

At 16:19 firefighters from Maryport were called to reports of a vehicle fire in Broughton Moor. On arrival at the scene crews found a red estate car well alight in a wooded area. Crews used one main jet to extinguish the fire.
The cause of the fire is currently being treated as suspicious and anyone with any information is asked to contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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