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REPORTED WEST SUSSEX INCIDENT SUMMARIES - from 1 JULY 2011 to 31 JULY 2011
 
The list below shows reported Emergency incidents for West Sussex. Not all 'call outs' are listed, only those reported.
 
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FRIDAY 1st JULY - 2011


 
Call Ref: 5277
Time: 12:42-13:47
Location: A285 DUNCTON - 2 MILES SOUTH OF PETWORTH
Incident: RTC - collision between car and motorcycle - 1 male adult taken to hospital by air ambulance - small spillage of oil made safe by F&RS - vehicles made safe - WrL Petworth
 
Call Ref: 5287
Time: 15:58-16:06
Location: WEST AVENUE, THREE BRIDGES, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - hedge on fire extinguished by F&RS using 1HR - possible arson - WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 5289
Time: 16:10-16:18
Location: AMPITHEATRE FIELD OFF VELYN AVENUE, CHICHESTER
Incident: Fire - undergrowth fire extinguished by F&RS - WrL Chichester
 
Call Ref: 5296
Time: 18:42-18:57
Location: CHILDRENS AREA ELDON PARK, ELDON WAY, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - bin fire extinguished by F&RS using buckets of water - possible arson - WrL Littlehampton

SATURDAY 2 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5313
Time: 00:35-00:48
Location: BEACH OPPOSITE STEYNE GARDENS, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - fishing boat on fire - fire extinguished by ambulance personnel using foam extinguisher before arrival of F&RS - inspection only by F&RS - possible arson - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 5314
Time: 00:51-01:12
Location: ASHBEE GARDENS NORTH BERSTED, BOGNOR
Incident: RTC - car in collision with house - no persons trapped - scene inspected by F&RS - incident left with police - WrL Bognor
 
Call Ref: 5318
Time: 06:26-06:37
Location: DOMESTIC GARAGE, BOGNOR ROAD, CHICHESTER
Incident: Fire - small fire in garage - fire out on arrival of F&RS - inspection only - possible arson - WrL Chichester
 
Call Ref: 5342
Time: 14:21-15:08
Location: SCRAP YARD OFF A27 CHICHESTER
Incident: Fire - large quantity of scrap materials 5mx5m on fire - 2HRs used by F&RS - incident allowed to burn out under control
WrL Chichester
 
Call Ref: 5343
Time: 14:27-14:38
Location: NEAR VILLAGE HALL, HIGH STREET, FINDON
Incident: Fire - grassland on fire under trees extinguished by F&RS using buckets of water - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 5348
Time: 16:02-16:34
Location: SCRAP YARD OFF A27, CHICHESTER
Incident: Fire - 1 digger involved in fire - 2HRs by F&RS - accidental - WrL Chichester
 
Call Ref: 5361
Time: 22:19-22:54
Location: LANCING INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PETER ROAD, LANCING
Incident: Fire - skip near building on fire - 2HRs by F&RS - arson - WrL Lancing, WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 5364
Time: 23:59-00:29
Location: DOMESTIC GARAGE, FAIRFIELD ROAD, ASHINGTON
Incident: Fire - contents of concrete garage severely damaged by fire - 1HR by F&RS - accidental - WrL Storrington

SUNDAY 3 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5368
Time: 02:42-04:40
Location: HOMEBASE CAR PARK, LONDON ROAD, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: Fire - 6mx2m industrial recycling container containing approx 8 tonnes of cardboard involved in fire - 4HRs 2 BA, thermal imaging camera and Hi-ab crane vehicle used by F&RS - area cordoned off - arson - WrLx2 East Grinstead, Multi Role Vehicle Horley
 
Call Ref: 5386
Time: 13:55-15:06
Location: THE FORESTERS, HORSHAM
Incident: Assistance to RSPCA - cat in tree for more than 24 hours - 1 cat 30 feet up tree rescued by F&RS using ALP and TRU equipment - cat handed over to RSPCA officer - WrL Horsham, ALP Horsham, TRU Officerx1
 
Call Ref: 5393
Time: 14:23-09:03
Location: BARN OFF FOXBRIDGE DRIVE, HUNSTON
Incident: Fire - single storey concrete barn 25mx18m containing 50 tonnes of straw - 100% of straw destroyed by fire - 2 fixed hose reels, 2HRS and open water used by F&RS - straw pulled apart using drag rakes, PPV fan used to assist in dispersing smoke
WrLX2 Chichester, WrL Bognor, WrL Havant [HFRS], CU Bognor, WrC Littlehampton WrL Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 5399
Time: 15:47-16:08
Location: BUNGALOW - LOUDOWN ROAD, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - fire in cooker out on arrival of F&RS - female adult escorted from building by F&RS and given precautionary check up by ambulance paramedics for smoke inhalation - 2BA used by F&RS - accidental - WrLx2 Littlehampton,
 
Call Ref: 5406
Time: 16:56-17:15
Location: WARREN ROAD, CUCKFIELD RTC - car in collision with house - no persons trapped - scene inspected by F&RS - no damage to building - male driver taken to hospital by ambulance - incident left with police - WrLx2 Haywards Heath
 
Call Ref: 5413
Time: 18:43-18:51
Location: HOMEFIELD PARK, HOMEFIELD ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - bin fire extinguished by F&RS using buckets of water - fire believed to have been caused by discarded smoking materials
WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 5433
Time: 22:35-22:46
Location: PARK OFF MIDDLE ROAD, SHOREHAM
Incident: Fire - bin fire extinguished by F&RS using buckets of water - fire believed to have been caused by discarded smoking materials
WrL Shoreham

MONDAY 4 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5437
Time: 00:07-00:26
Location: MONKS CLOSE, LANCING
Incident: Fire - in rear garden involving 1 fence panel - extinguished by F&RS - probable arson - WrL Lancing
 
Call Ref: 5458click to enlarge
Time: 16:29-20:53
Location: ADUR RECREATION GROUND, off A259, SHOREHAM
Incident: FATAL Aircraft accident - mid air collision involving 2 light aircraft - 1 of the aircraft landed safely at Shoreham airport - 2nd plane crashed on Adur recreation ground and was destroyed by crash impact and fire - 1 fatality confirmed - 2BA, 1HR and foam used by F&RS - safety cordon established - incident handed over to police and air accident investigation bureau
HRT Worthing, Wrlx2 Shoreham, WrL Lancing, L4T Storrington, WrL Burgess Hill, WrL Worthing
PHOTO - Copyright Eddie Mitchell Tel- 07771 605974
POLICE NEWS
 
Call Ref: 5469
Time: 16:50-17:33
Location: DORKING ROAD KINGSFOLD
Incident: RTC - collision between 3 cars - no persons trapped - 3 persons assessed by ambulance paramedics but not taken to hospital - scene made safe by F&RS - WrL Horsham

TUESDAY 5 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5501
Time: 05:02-05:19
Location: SHOPS, CRESCENT ROAD, BOGNOR
Incident: Fire - fire in wheelie bin extinguished by F&RS using 1HR - arson - WrL Bognor
 
Call Ref: 5505click to enlarge
Time: 07:33-08:12
Location: JUNCTION of NYEWOOD LANE & ALDWICK ROAD, ALDWICK, BOGNOR
Incident: RTC - collision between 2 cars - 1 female adult extricated from 1 car by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - police in attendance for traffic control - scene made safe by F&RS - WrLx2 Bognor, HRT Chichester
PHOTO Copyright WSF&RS
 
Call Ref: 5511
Time: 07:54-08L34
Location: RACKHAM WOODS ACCESS VIA RACKHAM STREET, RACKHAM
Incident: Fire - fire located in undergrowth - small tools and water backpack sprayers used by F&RS to extinguish - arson
WrL Storrington, L4T Storrington
 
Call Ref: 5513
Time: 08:40-09:00
Location: RACKHAM WOODS, GREATHAM LANE, GREATHAM
Incident: Fire - small fire in undergrowth - water backpack sprayers used by F&RS to extinguish - WrL Storrington, L4T Storrington
 
Call Ref: 5543
Time: 16:13-17:00
Location: 3 STOREY BLOCK OF FLATS - COMMONWEALTH DRIVE, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - smoke issuing - 3rd floor flat 100% smoke logged on arrival of F&RS and 25% involved in fire - all persons accounted for - 4BA, 2HRS and PPV fan used by F&RS - WrLx2 Crawley, WrL Horley, Red Cross Support Unit
 
Call Ref: 5560
Time: 16:51-17:33
Location: FIELD OFF M23 NEAR AIRPORT WAY, GATWICK
Incident: Fire - 2 bays of hay well alight - 1HR used by F&RS and damaged area damped down - accidental - WrL East Grinstead
 
Call Ref: 5567
Time: 20:00-21:14
Location: TILGATE FOREST, TILGATE
Incident: Fire - 2 small fires just off footpath - fires extinguished by F&RS using backpack water sprayers - arson
WrL Crawley, L4T Crawley

WEDNESDAY 6 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5586
Time: 13:47-13:57
Location: M23 SOUTHBOUND JUNCTION 10 CRAWLEY TO 10A, MAIDENBOWER
Incident: RTC - car in collision with central reservation - no persons trapped - inspection only by F&RS - incident left with police
WrLx2 Crawley, HRT Crawley
 
Call Ref: 5591
Time: 16:32-16:44
Location: REAR OF 3 STOREY BLOCK OF FLATS - QUEENS STREET, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: Bonfire - bonfire in rear garden of flats extinguished before arrival of F&RS - smoke affecting ground floor flat ventilated by F&RS using PPV fan - WrL East Grinstead
 
Call Ref: 5592
Time: 16:42-17:06
Location: FACTORY UNIT - GILLMANS INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, BILLINGSHURST
Incident: Fire - involving shrink wrap machine in ground floor packaging area - out on arrival of F&RS - inspection only - accidental
WrL Horsham
 
Call Ref: 5597
Time: 18:21-18:38
Location: 2nd FLOOR FLAT - BRIGHTON ROAD, SOUTHGATE, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - fire in kitchen involving cooker - out on arrival of F&RS - inspection and ventilation of smoke - accidental
WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 5603
Time: 20:10-20:37
Location: END OF TERRACE HOUSE - CHARLES AVENUE, CHICHESTER
Incident: Fire - fire in fascia boarding of front porch of house - 1HR by F&RS external support joist exposed by F&RS - hot areas identified and extinguished - damaged areas cut away using small tools and 1 ladder - accidental - WrL Bognor, WrL Arundel
 
Call Ref: 5605
Time: 21:40-22:10
Location: ALLEYWAY OFF CRABTREE LANE, LANCING
Incident: Fire - discarded building materials on fire - 1HR by F&RS - probable arson - WrLx2 Worthing

THURSDAY 7 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5613
Time: 07:21-08:13
Location: PERIMETER ROAD, NORTH GATWICK
Incident: RTC - collision between car and coach - 2 male adults trapped in car - roof of car removed by F&RS working with British Airport Authority Fire Service [BAAFS] using hydraulic rescue equipment - men treated at the scene by ambulance paramedics before being taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL Horley, WrLx2 Crawley, HRT Crawley

FRIDAY 8 JULY - 2011


 
ONGOING INCIDENT - BOGNOR REGIS
West Sussex Fire service are currently in attendance in several roads in Bognor Regis assessing roof damage caused by the storm that passed through the area this morning.
Houses in Linden Road, Dorset Road, Highland Avenue and Murina Avenue in Bognor are currently being inspected following reports of falling and damaged tiles.
There have been no reports of injuries to anybody
 
Call Ref: 5667
Time: 09:54-10:08
Location: 2 HOUSES - MURINA AVENUE BOGNOR
Incident: Assistance - following mini tornado in area ,ridge tiles on roofs dislodged - area cordoned off by F&RS and advice given to occupiers - WrL Bognor
 
Call Ref: 5669
Time: 10:16-10:37
Location: JUNCTION OF PORTFIELD WAY AND WESTHAMPNETT ROAD, CHICHESTER
Incident: RTC - car in to ditch - 2 occupiers of car released before arrival of F&RS - access made to persons by F&RS using ladder to assist them from ditch - incident left with police and ambulance paramedics - WrL Chichester
 
Call Ref: 5671
Time: 11:33-12:22
Location: 6 HOUSES- DORSET ROAD, BOGNOR Assistance - following mini tornado in area, tiles on roofs dislodged - loose tiles removed from houses by F&RS using ladders and small tools by F&RS and advice given to occupiers - WrL Bognor
 
Call Ref: 5678
Time: 13:49-13:51
Location: HOUSE - MURINA AVENUE, BOGNOR Assistance - roof tiles of house damaged by mini tornado in area - roof made safe by F&RS by removing tiles using ladders - WrL Bognor
 
Call Ref: 5684
Time: 14:35-15:05
Location: 5 HOUSES - HIGHLAND AVENUE, BOGNOR Assistance - roof tiles of house damaged by mini tornado in area- roofs made safe by F&RS using ladders and removing tiles - ALP used to assist at 1 house - WrL Littlehampton, ALP Worthing
 
Call Ref: 5685
Time: 14:43-15:34
Location: B2139 THAKEHAM
Incident: RTC - 1 car in collision with tree and bushes - no persons trapped - 1 female adult and 1 male adult from car taken to hospital by ambulance - scene made safe by F&RS - incident left with police - WrL Storrington
 
Call Ref: 5686
Time: 15:19-16:10
Location: A27 EAST BOUND HAVANT TO CHICHESTER
Incident: RTC - 2 cars - 1 car spanning both lanes - 1 female adult released before arrival of F&RS - 1 female adult extricated by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment - both persons taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL Chichester, HRT Chichester, WrL Bognor, WrLx2 Havant
 
Call Ref: 5688
Time: 16:03-16:04
Location: HOUSES - LINDEN ROAD, BOGNOR
Incident: Assistance - roof tiles of 13 houses damaged by mini tornado in area- roofs made safe by F&RS using ladders and salvage carried out - small tools and salvage sheets used - WrL Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 5712
Time: 18:23-18:43
Location: RING ROAD, SOUTH GATWICK - COURTYARD MARRIOTT
Incident: RTC - 1 car in collision with tree and lamp post - male driver released with minor injuries before arrival of F&RS and treated at the scene by ambulance paramedics - scene made safe by F&RS - WrLx2 Crawley, HRT Crawley, WrL Horley

SATURDAY 9 JULY - 2011


 
Call Ref: 5743
Time: 14:14-14:41
Location: HOUSE - HOWARD AVENUE, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - tumble dryer on fire in ground floor kitchen - 2BA, 1HR by F&RS - accidental - WrL Burgess Hill, WrL Haywards Heath
 
Call Ref: 5754
Time: 18:41-19:09
Location: CAMP SITE OFF HENFIELD ROAD, SMALL DOLE
Incident: Fire - 3 teen-aged girls suffering from burns from a small fire in a camp stove that was being refuelled using methylated spirits - the girls were taken to hospital by ambulance paramedics assisted by F&RS - accidental - WrL Henfield
 
Call Ref: 5757click to enlarge
Time: 19:45-[10:43 Sunday]
Location: LANCING INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PETER ROAD, LANCING
Incident: Fire - involving a furniture production industrial unit and offices 15mx35m - severe fire in workshop - 80% of building severely damaged by fire - 20 BA, 8HRS, ALP monitor and compressed air foam used by F&RS - fire investigation ongoing
WrL Lancing, WrLx2 Worthing, WrL Shoreham, WrLx2 Hove [ESF&RS], Cu Haywards Heath WrC Littlehampton, WrLx2 Littlehampton, ALP Worthing, WrL East Preston, WrL Chichester, WrL Henfield, BASU Chichester,
West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service and the firefighters who attended would like thank the volunteers from the Red Cross Fire Emergency Support Service who provided refreshment and welfare facilities for them at the scene
PHOTOS
REPORT
 
Call Ref: 5785
Time: 20:15-20:50
Location: JUNCTION OF BALCOMBE ROAD & RADFORD ROAD, CRAWLEY
Incident: RTC - 2 cars - 1 female adult extricated by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - scene made safe by F&RS - WrLx2 Crawley, HRT Crawley
 
Call Ref: 5799
Time: 22:40-23:30
Location: BROXMEAD LANE, BOLNEY
Incident: RTC - 1 car - female adult extricated by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - scene made safe by F&RS - WrL Haywards Heath, WrLx2 Crawley, HRT Crawley

SUNDAY 10 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5828
Time: 17:20-17:36
Location: SEAFRONT OFF ALDSWORTH AVENUE, GORING
Incident: Fire - 2 bins involved in fire caused by discarded disposable barbeque - 1HR by F&RS - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 5836
Time: 23:07-23:41
Location: BYRD ROAD, BEWBUSH, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - fire in bin store attached to building - 5% damage by fire and heat - 2BA, 1HR by F&RS - arson - WrLx2 Crawley

MONDAY 11 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5864
Time: 16:28-16:47
Location: EAST GATWICK 0FF BRICKYARD ROAD, GATWICK
Incident: Fire - over 30 metres of hay well alight on arrival of F&RS - fire extinguished by F&RS working along side airport fire service using 1HR - arson - WrL Horley
 
Call Ref: 5077
Time: 19:30-20:13
Location: SAND DUNES REAR OF LITTLEHAMPTON GOLF CLUB, ROPE WALK, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - grass fire approx 30mx20m on sand dunes - 1HR, beaters and thermal imaging camera used by F&RS - probable arson
WrL Littlehampton, WrL Bognor

TUESDAY 12 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5898
Time: 00:31-00:47
Location: ST JULIANS CHURCH -ST JULIANS LANE, SHOREHAM
Incident: Fire - skip on fire - 1HR used by F&RS - probable arson - WrL Shoreham
 
Call Ref: 5899
Time: 00:36-00:56
Location: ROOSTHOLE CAR PARK, HAMMERPOND ROAD, HORSHAM
Incident: Fire - bonfire in car park extinguished by F&RS using 1HR - police in attendance - WrL Horsham
 
Call Ref: 5900
Time: 00:42-00:52
Location: NEAR LITTLEHAMPTON SPORTS FIELD, ST FLORAS ROAD, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - fence on fire - 1HR by F&RS - WrL Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 5912
Time: 08:26-08:39
Location: DOMESTIC GARAGE, COMPTONS LANE, HORSHAM
Incident: Dangerous Structure - car in collision with domestic garage - no persons trapped - area cordoned off by F&RS - incident left with police - WrL Horsham
 
Call Ref: 5917
Time: 11:23-11:50
Location: SHELTERED ACCOMODATION FLAT -LABURNHAM GROVE, BOGNOR
Incident: Fire - fire in ground floor kitchen involving cooking - fire out on arrival of F&RS - 1 elderly female occupier treated the scene by ambulance paramedics for smoke inhalation but didn't need to go to hospital - accidental - WrL Bognor
 
Call Ref: 5931
Time: 17:06-17:40
Location: NURSERY LAND OFF DAPPERS LANE, ANGMERING
Incident: Fire - fire involving garden furniture next to a caravan - out on arrival of F&RS - area damped down by using 1HR
WrL Worthing

WEDNESDAY 13 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 5951
Time: 07:34-08:45
Location: BUILDING USED AS OFFICES - DUKES SQUARE, HORSHAM
Incident: Flooding - large quantity of water coming from 1st floor of building - water supply and electrics isolated by F&RS - significant amount of water removed from building by F&RS - incident left with maintenance engineer - WrL Horsham
 
Call Ref: 5960
Time: 10:53-11:44
Location: ASH CLOSE, CRAWLEY DOWN
Incident: Person Trapped - male contractor trapped by fallen scaffolding - male adult trapped in scaffolding - scaffolding stabilised by F&RS and man released by F&RS working with air ambulance and SECAM ambulance paramedics before being taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL Turners Hill, WrL Crawley, HRT Crawley, TRU officersx4
 
Call Ref: 5967
Time: 12:40-13:11
Location: BY THE TRAFFIC LIGHTS CRAWLEY AVENUE, WEST GREEN, CRAWLEY
Incident: RTC - car and 1 van - 1 male adult extricated from van by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - incident left with police - WrLx2 Crawley, HRT Crawley
 
Call Ref: 5970
Time: 13:39-14:03
Location: FLAT - HENDERSON ROAD, BROADFIELD, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - fire alarm sounding - fire involving unattended cooking on hob - cooking removed from heat source and kitchen ventilated
WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 5979
Time: 19:32-19:49
Location: GARDEN OF HOUSE - DELLING CLOSE, BOSHAM NEAR CHICHESTER
Incident: Fire - fire involving gas barbeque - 1 Co2 extinguisher used by F&RS - accidental - WrL Chichester
 
Call Ref: 5985
Time: 23:50-00:50
Location: HOLLYACRE ESTATE - TODDINGTON LANE, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - 1 van 50% damaged by fire- 2nd van 20% damaged by heat - heat damage to facia of large storage shed - 2BA, 2HRS by F&RS - probable arson - WrL Littlehampton

THURSDAY 14 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6016
Time: 14:05-14:46
Location: A272, WEST GRINSTEAD
Incident: RTC - car in collision with car pulling trailer - 1 male adult trapped - man released by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL Partridge Green, WrL Horsham, HRT Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6018
Time: 14:14-14:33
Location: WEST BEACH AREA, OPPOSITE THE PIER OFF ROPE WALK, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Bonfire - 1 bonfire out of control extinguished by F&RS using 1HR - WrL Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 6034
Time: 18:34-18:58
Location: REAR OF HOUSES - RUSPER ROAD, IFIELD
Incident: Fire - livestock feeder in field on fire - 1HR by F&RS - WrL Crawley, L4T Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6048
Time: 23:46-00:18
Location: ALLOTMENTS OFF VICARAGE ROAD, CRAWLEY DOWN
Incident: Fire - 1 shed 2mx1.5m destroyed by fire - approx 3m of hedgerow damaged by fire - damaged areas damped down
WrL Turners Hill, L4T Crawley

FRIDAY 15 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6051
Time: 01:37-01:53
Location: ST PETERS ROAD, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - hedge and fencing well alight - 1HR by F&RS - arson - WrL Burgess Hill
 
Call Ref: 6053
Time: 02:05-02:06
Location: WYBERLYE ROAD, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - hedge alight - 1HR by F&RS - arson - WrL Burgess Hill
 
Call Ref: 6055
Time: 01:54-02:03
Location: WINDMILL DRIVE, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - hedge and fencing well alight - 1HR by F&RS - arson - WrL Burgess Hill
 
Call Ref: 6059
Time: 01:07-02:22
Location: BRIDGE ROAD, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - large hedge well alight - 2HRS by F&RS - arson - WrLx2 Burgess Hill
 
Call Ref: 6068
Time: 11:54-12:28
Location: REAR OF HOUSES - THE BIRCHES, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - fence and hedges in 2 rear gardens damaged by fire - 1HR by F&RS - external fire damage to houses
WrL Crawley, WrL Horley, Red Cross Support Unit
 
Call Ref: 6074
Time: 12:35-18:43
Location: OFF BRIGHTON ROAD, SHERMANBURY
Incident: Fire - large oak tree well alight on arrival of F&RS - water from hose reel applied to tree using 1 ladder - water supply supplemented by F&RS using water carrier - assessment of tree made by TRU officer and tree believed to be unsafe - tree surgeon ordered by land owner - WrL Henfield, WrL Hurstpierpoint, WrL Shoreham, BFC Burgess Hill, WrL Burgess Hill, TRU Officersx5
 
Call Ref: 6078
Time: 14:06-14:18
Location: Outside FIRE STATION, MALTRAVERS ROAD, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: RTC - collision between car and female pedestrian - oxygen therapy given by F&RS - police and ambulance in attendance - female adult taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 6080
Time: 15:37-16:09
Location: REAR GARDENS OF 2 HOUSES PARK CLOSE, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - involving 1 attached garage roof, 1 shed, 1 greenhouse and approx 40m of fencing - 2BA, 2HRs by F&RS - accidental - WrLx2 Burgess Hill
 
Call Ref: 6089
Time: 18:05-18:41
Location: REAR OF HOUSE, GRAFTON GARDENS, SOMPTING
Incident: Fire - 1 garden shed 8mx3m destroyed by fire - surrounding trees fencing and shrubs all severely damaged by fire - 4BA, 3HRS by F&RS - 1 guinea pig injured in fire handed over to the care of Worthing animal rescue - arson - WrLx2 Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6112
Time: 19:38-19:48
Location: CAR PARK REAR OF NORFOLK HOUSE, NEWLAND ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - bin fire extinguished by F&RS using 1Hr - arson - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6119
Time: 21:21-21:37
Location: WIDEWATER LAGOON A259, LANCING
Incident: Fire - bin fire caused by discarded ashes extinguished by F&RS using buckets of water - WrL Lancing

SATURDAY 16 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6129
Time: 02:00-03:25
Location: COLLEGE GROUNDS - COLLEGE ROAD, ARDINGLY
Incident: Fire - wooden shed 3mx10m destroyed by fire - asbestos cement roof involved - 2 fixed hose reels, 2HRS used by F&RS - fire under investigation - WrLx2 Haywards Heath
 
Call Ref: 6135
Time: 06:28-06:40
Location: CHEALS ROUNDABOUT, CRAWLEY
Incident: RTC - 1 car into ditch - female driver led to safety by ambulance paramedics - scene made safe by F&RS - WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6174
Time: 17:66-18:11
Location: PORTFIELD ROUNDABOUT A27, CHICHESTER
Incident: RTC - collision 2 cars - no persons trapped - scene made safe by F&RS - police in attendance for traffic control - WrL Chichester

SUNDAY 17 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6182
Time: 01:09-01:38
Location: DOMESTIC GARAGE - THE HOOE, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - row of 10 domestic garages 20mx5m - fire involving 1 domestic garage and contents - 2BA, 2HRS by F&RS - arson
WrLx2 Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 6185
Time: 02:16-02:38
Location: PUB - RUSHETTS ROAD, LANGLEY GREEN
Incident: Fire - 2 cars and approx 3m of fencing severely damaged by fire - 2HRS by F&RS - arson - WrLx2 Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6186
Time: 02:56-03:10
Location: CAR PARK - STAGELANDS, LANGLEY GREEN
Incident: Fire - car severely damaged by fire - 2BA, 1HR by F&RS - arson - WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6187
Time: 03:27-03:5
Location: MEDLAR CLOSE, LANGLEY GREEN
Incident: Fire - 2 cars severely damaged by fire - 2HRS, 2BA by F&RS - arson - WrLx2 Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6188
Time: 03:43-03:52
Location: CEDAR CLOSE, LANGLEY GREEN
Incident: Fire - 2 cars severely damaged by fire - 2HRS, 2BA by F&RS - arson - WrLx2 Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6198
Time: 04:15-04:50
Location: GRINSTEAD AVENUE, LANCING
Incident: Fire - interior of motor coach severely damaged by fire - 4BA, 2HRS, PPV fan used by F&RS - accidental
WrLX2 Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6201
Time: 08:10-08:29
Location: GROUND FLOOR FLAT - CHURCH WALK, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - fire involving cooking - cooker isolated and removed by F&RS - 1 person led to fresh air by fire crew - premises ventilated using PPV fan - WrLx2 Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6204
Time: 10:26-11:32
Location: RUGBY CLUB - POVEYS CLOSE, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - single storey building used as a sports club - multiple areas of fire in building out on arrival of F&RS - arson incident left with FIO and police - WrLx2 Burgess Hill

MONDAY 18 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6233
Time: 05:51-06:10
Location: THORNCROFT ROAD, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - fire in shed involving electrical equipment - fire out on arrival of F&RS - inspection made using thermal imaging camera - WrLx2 Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 6252
Time: 13:19-13:36
Location: MARE HILL ROAD, PULBOROUGH
Incident: RTC - 1 car off road and in collision with lamp post - driver released before arrival of F&RS and assessed by ambulance paramedics - inspection only by F&RS - incident left with police - WrL Storrington
 
Call Ref: 6258
Time: 15:33-15:53
Location: BY WILKES HEAD PUB CAR PARK, CHURCH LANE, EASTERGATE
Incident: RTC - car off road into stream - no persons trapped - inspection only by F&RS - incident left with pub owner
WrL Chichester, WrL Arundel
 
Call Ref: 6261
Time: 16:22-16:41
Location: HOUSE - TAVY CLOSE, DURRINGTON, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - smoke issuing - fire in under stairs cupboard involving fuse box - electrics isolated by occupier - fire out on arrival of F&RS - inspection only - accidental - WrLx2 Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6265
Time: 17:36-18:07
Location: GROUND FLOOR FLAT- FAIRLANDS, EAST PRESTON
Incident: Fire - 2 storey block of warden controlled flats - smoke in ground floor flat - entry gained by F&RS - small fire in ground floor kitchen- damaged items removed and flat ventilated - 1 dog removed from property - accidental - WrL East Preston

TUESDAY 19 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6292
Time: 06:42-07:05
Location: NURSING HOME, WASHINGTON ROAD, STORRINGTON
Incident: Flooding - from burst pipes affecting main kitchen area of property - electrics and water supply isolated - salvage carried out
WrL Storrington
 
Call Ref: 6307
Time: 10:19-10:32
Location: SHOP BUILDING, CHAPEL ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Dangerous structure - concrete fascia from 1st floor of building fallen on to pavement - area cordoned off by F&RS and advice given to store manager - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6322
Time: 14:03-15:05
Location: HEALTH CENTRE, DURRINGTON LANE, DURRINGTON, WORTHING
Incident: Smoke Issuing - single storey building used as health centre - smoke issuing from electrical plugs and IT equipment - mains power isolated before the arrival of F&RS - inspection and advice given by F&RS - WrLx2 Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6334click to enlarge
Time: 16:40-18:17
Location: FARMLAND OFF HONEYBRIDGE LANE, DIAL POST
Incident: Animal rescue - 2 cows trapped in 6 foot deep ditch - cows removed by TRU officers using animal rescue equipment - TRU Officersx5
PHOTO
 
Call Ref: 6335
Time: 17:00-17:20
Location: ANTLANDS LANE, HORLEY
Incident: RTC - collision between 2 cars - no persons trapped - scene made safe by F&RS - WrL Horley

THURSDAY 21 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6404
Time: 11:41-12:18
Location: LIGHT INDUSTRIAL UNIT USED AS CAR WORKSHOP - MAIN LICKFOLD TO LODSWORTH ROAD, LICKFOLD
Incident: Fire - car on fire - 2 BA, 2 HRs - accidental - WrL Haslemere [SF&RS], WrL Petworth
 
Call Ref: 6429
Time: 19:07-19:42
Location: JUNCTION OF STATION HILL AND HASLETT AVENUE EAST, THREE BRIDGES, CRAWLEY
click to enlargeIncident: RTC - collision between 2 cars - 1 female adult extricated by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - police in attendance
WrLx2 Crawley, HRT Crawley
PHOTOS
 
Call Ref: 6432
Time: 22:37-23:05
Location: OUTSIDE HOUSE VOWELS LANE, KINGSCOTE
Incident: RTC - car in collision with wall - no persons trapped - female driver taken to hospital by ambulance - scene made safe by F&RS
WrL Turners Hill.
 
Call Ref: 6435
Time: 23:26-00:58
Location: HIGH BEECH LANE, LINDFIELD
Incident: RTC - car off road and in collision with tree - 3 persons trapped - 1 male and 1 female released before the arrival of F&RS and taken to hospital by ambulance - 3 passengers extricated by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - air ambulance in attendance
WrLx2 Haywards Heath, WrL Crawley, HRT Crawley
POLICE REPORT

FRIDAY 22 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6454
Time: 14:37-15:24
Location: NURSING HOME, EAST STREET, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - fire involving door mat and floor boards - 1 hose used to extinguish - damaged area cut away and removed - area searched using thermal imaging camera - arson - WrLx2 Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 6455
Time: 15:13-15:32
Location: REAR OF STEPHENSON WAY, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - area of fencing and grass land on fire - 1HR by F&RS - arson - WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6462click to enlarge
Time: 16:09-16:43
Location: 2 MILES NORTH OF GOODWOOD AIRFIELD, GOODWOOD
Incident: Aircraft - a number of appliances from WSFRS were mobilised to the incident as there were reports of engine problems with a Harvard aircraft - the plane was landed safely by the pilot in a field adjacent to the Goodwood Golf Club - no visual damage - no persons injured - scene made safe by Goodwood airfield fire service - WrL Chichester, WrL Bognor
PHOTOS,
 
Call Ref: 6467
Time: 16:54-17:08
Location: HOUSE - KING GEORGE ROAD, SHOREHAM
Incident: Fire - fire in ground floor kitchen - 2BA, 2HRs, 1Co2 extinguisher used by F&RS - WrL Shoreham, WrL Hove [ESF&RS]
 
Call Ref: 6470
Time: 17:52-18:45
Location: REAR OF GARDEN CENTRE - B2179, BIRDHAM
Incident: Fire - unattended bonfires extinguished by F&RS using 2HRS - WrL East Wittering
 
Call Ref: 6476
Time: 22:20-22:58
Location: PLAYING FIELD OFF THREE BRIDGES ROAD, THREE BRIDGES, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - 1 tent destroyed by fire - 1HR by F&RS - accidental - WrL Crawley, L4T Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6478
Time: 23:44-00:09
Location: PUB - SURREY STREET, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - small fire in external smoking bin outside pub - smoke entering building - fire out on arrival of F&RS - building ventilated - accidental - WrLx2 Littlehampton

SATURDAY 23 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6481
Time: 00:48-01:05
Location: LIBRARY BUILDING - FERRING STREET, FERRING
Incident: RTC - landrover in collision with building - no persons trapped - police in attendance - structural engineer ordered - inspection only by F&RS - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6520
Time: 20:51-21:05
Location: PLAY GROUND OFF LINGFIELD ROAD, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: Fire - playground apparatus - arson - WrL East Grinstead

SUNDAY 24 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6531
Time: 03:29-03:51
Location: SHAKESPEARE ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - car destroyed by fire - 2nd car damaged by heat and smoke - 2BA, 2HRs by F&RS - arson - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6538
Time: 04:01-06:06
Location: SHAKESPEARE ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - in postbox - 1 Co2 extinguisher used by F&RS - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6562
Time: 21:42-22:45
Location: SEWAGE WORKS, LUXFORD LANE, OFF A22, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: Animal rescue - 1 male deer stuck in open concrete bunker 6ftx6ft - deer released unhurt by TRU officers using animal rescue equipment and released back in to the wild - TRU officersx4
 
Call Ref: 6566
Time: 22:37-23:53
Location: INDUSTRIAL SITE - PARK ROAD, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: Fire - fire involving disposable barbeque on large industrial crane - access gained to the locked site by F&RS using small tools and TRU officers climbed the crane to extinguish the fire using 1 water backpack sprayer - police in attendance - WrLx2 East Grinstead, TRU officersx4

MONDAY 25 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6587
Time: 12:18-12:48
Location: HOUSE - IFIELD ROAD, WEST GREEN, CRAWLEY
Incident: Leak - unusual gas smell in house investigated by F&RS - refrigerant leak from mini fridge - fridge removed from house by F&RS using 2BA, PPV fan used to ventilate - elderly resident given precautionary check up by ambulance paramedics - WrLx2 Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6588
Time: 13:23-13:50
Location: WEST WITTERING BEACH, WEST WITTERING
Incident: Fire - fire near beach cafe - extinguished by F&RS - fire caused by discarded smoking materials - WrL East Wittering
 
Call Ref: 6607
Time: 18:44-18:52
Location: FLATS, HAM ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Dangerous Structure - guttering falling from the building on to the pavement - guttering removed by F&RS - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6615
Time: 19:39-19:52
Location: REAR GARDEN OF HOUSE - PRIORS WALK, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - bonfire extinguished by F&RS using 1HR - WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6616
Time: 19:42-20:06
Location: CEMENT WORKS A283, UPPER BEEDING
Incident: Fire - 2 fires in disused area of cement works - 2HRS used to extinguish by F&RS - arson - police requested - WrL Steyning

TUESDAY 26 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6642
Time: 11:13-11:47
Location: LOUDOWN ROAD, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - semi detached single storey building 20mx8m - fire in ground floor bedroom - room 80% damaged by fire - 2BA, 1HR used by F&RS - property ventilated using PPV fan - incident under investigation by Fire Service and Police
WrLx2 Littlehampton, WrL East Preston, FIO, SOCO [Police]
 
Call Ref: 6647
Time: 14:29-15:16
Location: HOUSE - OXFORD ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Animal rescue - pigeon trapped by its legs in 2nd floor fascia of house - bird released by F&RS using ladders and left in the care of RSPCA officer - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6650
Time: 15:20-16:12
Location: STOREROOM OF SHOP - NYETIMBER LANE, BOGNOR
Incident: Fire - fire in 1st floor storeroom of shop - out on arrival of F&RS - inspection only - police in attendance
WrL Bognor
 
Call Ref: 6651
Time: 16:19-17:06
Location: FIELD REAR OF FARM OFF JUGGS LANE, WEST CHILTINGTON
Incident: Fire - small fire in field lit by children - fire out on arrival of F&RS - WrL Storrington, L4T Storrington
 
Call Ref: 6665
Time: 20:18-20:31
Location: LONGCROFT PARK OFF WOODPECKER WAY, DURRINGTON, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - bench set on fire in childrens play area - fire out on arrival of F&RS - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6669
Time: 21:12-21:32
Location: DETACHED HOUSE - BRACKEN LANE, STORRINGTON
Incident: Fire - fire in childs bedroom caused by pair of socks being caught in bedside lamp - fire out on arrival of F&RS - bedroom 100% damaged by smoke - bedroom ventilated by F&RS using PPV fan - remainder of 1st floor lightly damaged by smoke - accidental
WrLx2 Storrington

WEDNESDAY 27 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6680
Time: 00:57-01:11
Location: RECREATION GROUND OFF IMBERHORNE LANE, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: Fire - bin fire extinguished by F&RS using buckets of water - fire caused by discarded firework - WrLx2 East Grinstead
 
Call Ref: 6687
Time: 06:59-07:47
Location: HOUSING ESTATE - THE ESTUARY, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Animal rescue - fox trapped in netting - fox released by F&RS using small tools - TRU officersx3
 
Call Ref: 6696
Time: 12:05-12:49
Location: TOOL HIRE SHOP - THE BROADWAY, HAYWARDS HEATH
Incident: Fire - fire in internal electrical transformer - fire out on arrival of F&RS - electrics isolated by F&RS - incident left with electrical company rep - accidental - WrL Haywards Heath, WrL Burgess Hill
 
Call Ref: 6701
Time: 13:45-14:18
Location: CRICKET PARK - FERNHURST DRIVE, GORING
Incident: Fire - unattended bonfire extinguished by F&RS - WrL Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6705
Time: 15:35-15:53
Location: A27 TRUNK ROAD, HAVANT TO CHICHESTER
Incident: RTC - collision between 1 HGV and 1 car - no persons trapped - male driver of car treated at the scene by ambulance paramedics - scene made safe by F&RS - WrL Chichester, WrL Havant, HRT Cosham
 
Call Ref: 6713
Time: 18:38-18:54
Location: SHOPS, HIGH STREET, HORLEY
Incident: Fire - fire involving rubbish, BT cable conduit and BT plumbing - 1 HR and small tools used by F&RS - arson - WrL Horley
 
Call Ref: 6715
Time: 19:37-20:17
Location: 2ND FLOOR FLAT - PARKLANDS ROAD, HASSOCKS
Incident: Fire - in kitchen of 2nd floor flat involving chip pan, cooker and extractor fan - 2 BA, 1HR by F&RS - male occupant of flat escorted from flat by F&RS and assessed at the scene by ambulance paramedics - accidental - WrLx2 Burgess Hill, WrL Hurstpierpoint, FIO
If you do have a chip pan fire:
Call 999 immediately - Never move the pan - Turn off the heat only if it's safe for you to do so; and Never use water on chip pan fires as this will cause a fireball


THURSDAY 28 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6741
Time: 17:50-18:04
Location: THE PROMENADE ADJACENT TO BANJO ROAD, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - rubbish bin on fire on promenade - fire extinguished by F&RS using 1HR - WrL Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 6750
Time: 20:44-21:37
Location: CHURCH ROAD, PARTRIDGE GREEN
Incident: Fire - fire in rear brakes of coach - 1HR and thermal imaging camera used by F&RS - WrL Partridge Green
 
Call Ref: 6757
Time: 23:18-23:31
Location: THE PARK, STEYNE GARDENS, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - 3 bins on fire in park - buckets of water used by F&RS to extinguish the fires - arson - WrL Worthing

FRIDAY 29 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6768
Time: 02:01-02:21
Location: REAR OF SHOP LONDON ROAD, BOGNOR
Incident: Fire - rubbish on fire close to the rear of a building - 1HR by F&RS - arson - WrL Bognor
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Call Ref: 6769
Time: 03:19-03:32
Location: CHIP SHOP, ARUNDEL ROAD, ANGMERING
Incident: Fire - bin fire extinguished by F&RS using 1HR - arson - WrL East Preston
 
Call Ref: 6770
Time: 03:26-03:53
Location: NEAR DUKES HEAD PUB - TURNERS HILL ROAD, CRAWLEY DOWN
Incident: RTC - single car in collision with road signage and street light - car involved in fire - no persons trapped - 3HRS, 2BA used by F&RS - police and ambulance in attendance - incident left with police - WrL Turners Hill, WrLx2 Crawley, HRT Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6788
Time: 14:37-14:56
Location: HOUSE - LYNDHURST CLOSE, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - hob button on cooker knocked accidentally into 'on' position by dog which in turn ignited a pizza box on the hob - fire out on arrival of F&RS - 10% of kitchen damaged by smoke - mains gas supply and gas hob electric fuse isolated by F&RS - accidental
WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6789
Time: 14:40-15:30
Location: FIELD OFF BALCOMBE ROAD, GATWICK
Incident: Fire - a number of uncontrolled fires in field extinguished by F&RS using 1HR - arson - WrL Horley, L4T Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6799
Time: 19:00-19:58
Location: SAW MILL, BALCOMBE ESTATE, HAYWARDS HEATH ROAD, BALCOMBE
Incident: Fire - wood pile alight on open ground - area damped down by F&RS using 1HR - WrL Haywards Heath
 
Call Ref: 6801
Time: 19:20-19:39
Location: OFF A259, RUSTINGTON BY PASS, RUSTINGTON
Incident: Fire - large quantity of rubbish on open ground alight - 1HR by F&RS - WrL East Preston
 
Call Ref: 6808
Time: 23:37-00:16
Location: INDUSTRIAL UNIT - DOMINION WAY, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - large skip on fire at rear of unit - 2HR used by F&RS - arson - WrLx2 Worthing

SATURDAY 29 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6831
Time: 11:52-12:55
Location: A272, ROGATE nr. DANGSTEIN FARM
Incident: RTC - 1 motorcycle - male motorcyclist given 1st aid by ambulance paramedics assisted by F&RS before being taken to hospital by ambulance - female pillion passenger stabilised at scene before being taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL Midhurst
 
Call Ref: 6833
Time: 12:33-12:46
Location: BEACH OFF BANJO ROAD, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Person Trapped - female adult with fingers trapped in chair - lady released by F&RS using small tools and given 1st aid by crews and ambulance paramedics - WrL Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 6845
Time: 14:49-15:51
Location: CHICHESTER ROAD, ARUNDEL - between hospital and Arundel lodge
Incident: RTC - 1 car towing caravan off road and into ditch - 1 male adult released by ambulance service before arrival of F&RS - 1 female adult extricated by F&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment - both persons taken to hospital by ambulance - scene made safe by F&RS
WrL Littlehampton, WrL Arundel, HRT Chichester
 
Call Ref: 6848
Time: 15:48-16:58
Location: HEATHLAND OFF OLD BRIGHTON ROAD, SOUTH PEASE POTTAGE
Incident: Fire - field of approx 10 acres smouldering and on fire - 1HR beaters and 2 landrovers used by F&RS - possible arson
WrLx2 Crawley, L4T Crawley, L4T Horsham
 
Call Ref: 6851
Time: 20:10-21:35
Location: BUNGALOW - RECTORY ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - in dishwasher in kitchen - 2BA, 1HR by F&RS - PPV fan used to assist with ventilation of bungalow - 20% fire damage to kitchen - 70% fire damage to ground floor of bungalow - electrics isolated and salvage undertaken - 1 17 year old girl given oxygen as a precaution for slight smoke inhalation but didn't need to go to hospital - accidental - WrLx2 Worthing
 
Call Ref: 6860
Time: 22:14-22:35
Location: REAR OF BUNGALOW, NEW BARN ROAD, SHOREHAM
Incident: Fire - compost heap and tree destroyed by fire - 5% radiated heat damage to garage - 3HRS and 1 thermal imaging camera used by F&RS - accidental - WrLx2 Shoreham

SUNDAY 31 JULY - 2011

Call Ref: 6868
Time: 00:53-02:53
Location: OAKCROFT GARDENS, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - 2 parked vans severely damaged by fire - 4HRs, 1 foam carrying HR and thermal imaging camera used by F&RS - arson - WrLx2 Littlehampton
 
Call Ref: 6887
Time: 10:12-10:35
Location: WILLOUGHBY FIELDS, OFF IFIELD AVENUE, CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - small log fire in field - fire extinguished by F&RS using buckets of water - arson - WrL Crawley
 
Call Ref: 6893
Time: 12:49-14:42
Location: TILGATE FOREST TILGATE CRAWLEY
Incident: Fire - area of trees and peat on fire - 3 HRs used by F&RS and peat cut away to access fire - accidental
WrLx2 Crawley, L4T Crawley, WrL Horley, WrL Turners Hill, CU Haywards Heath, L4T East Grinstead
 
Call Ref: 6917
Time: 20:22-21:33
Location: NORTH STREET, PETWORTH
Incident: Chimney fire - difficult chimney extinguished by F&RS using triple extension ladder, chimney equipment and thermal imaging camera
WrLx2 Petworth
 
Call Ref: 6919
Time: 21:48-22:22
Location: OFF A23 SOUTHBOUND MUDDLESWOOD TO PYECOMBE
Incident: Fire - approx 200 square metres of grassland extinguished by F&RS using beaters - WrL Hurstpierpoint, L4T Haywards Heath


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