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REPORTED WEST SUSSEX INCIDENT SUMMARIES - February 2013
 
The list below shows reported Emergency incidents for West Sussex. Not all 'call outs' are listed, only those reported.
[Although the bulk of reports are Police and Fire Service related, reports are sourced from all services]
 
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FRIDAY 1st FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 15766
Time: 07:11-07:58
Location: VICTORIA ROAD, BOGNOR - AT THE TRAFFIC LIGHTS
Incident: RTC FIRE
collision involving 2 cars - no persons trapped - both cars well alight- 2BA, 1HR used by WSF&RS - 1st aid given by WSF&RS to 1 male adult - police in attendance for traffic control - total of 3 male adults medically assessed at the scene by ambulance paramedics
WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15771
Time: 08:50-09:12
Location: BARN OFF IFIELD WOOD ROAD, CRAWLEY
Incident: FIRE
hay barn 20m x 10m - scorching to one end due to possible electrical failure - hay removed by WSF&RS using pitch forks - area damped down using hose reels - accidental
WrLx2 Crawley, WrL Horley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15791
Time: 15:58-17:01
Location: HOUSE - BROOK HILL, LURGASHALL
Incident: FIRE
smoke issuing - fire in ground floor kitchen - 4BA, 4HRS , 1 PPV fan used for ventilation of smoke - damaged areas cut away - accidental
WrL Petworth, WrL Haslemere SF&RS
 

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SATURDAY 2 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 15813
Time: 08:41-09:17
Location: HOUSE - MIDHURST ROAD, BINDERTON, NEAR CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - chimney equipment used by WS&RS - WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15819
Time: 10:08-13:32
Location: HOUSE - POLING STREET, POLING
Incident: FIRE
90% of roof and 75% of 1st floor of house damaged by fire, heat and smoke - 22 BA, 6HRS and thermal imaging camera used by WSF&RS - salvage undertaken - cause of fire under investigation
WrL Arundel, WrLx3 Worthing, CU Bognor, WrLx2 Littlehampton, WrL East Preston, WrL Lancing , FIO
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15824
Time: 12:28-12:52
Location: BROADFIELD RISE, BROADFIELD, CRAWLEY
Incident: FIRE
motorbike in hedge on fire - 1HR by WSF&RS - deliberate ignition - WrL Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15831
Time: 17:55-18:24
Location: CEDAR DRIVE JUNCTION WITH ARUNDEL CLOSE, SOUTHWATER
Incident: FIRE
Car fire - car well alight - road closed by police for public safety- 2 BA, 2HRS used by WSF&RS - accidental - WrL Horsham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15844
Time: 21:30-21:47
Location: HOTEL - NORTH STREET, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
fire in commercial boiler in cellar - gas isolated by WSF&RS and advice given - WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15847
Time: 23:44-00:06
Location: REAR OF TYRE FITTING COMPANY - BRIGHTON ROAD, HORSHAM
Incident: FIRE
tyres alight in tyre dump at the rear of lock up - 2HRs by WSF&RS - deliberate ignition - WrL Horsham
 

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SUNDAY 3 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 15861
Time: 05:13-05:44
Location: BRIGHTON ROAD, HASSOCKS
Incident: RTC
involving car in collision with lamp post and overturned - no persons trapped - small spillage of fuel sanded by WSF&RS - WrL Burgess Hill
 

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MONDAY 4 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 15906
Time: 09:06-09:58
Location: DURBAN HOUSE - DURBAN ROAD, BOGNOR
Incident: FIRE
fire in electrical equipment - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - inspection only - engineer ordered and advice given - accidental - WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15920
Time: 15:18-15:41
Location: DETACHED HOUSE - WINTERBOURNE CLOSE, DURRINGTON, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
fire alarm sounding - small fire in kitchen - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - smoke ventilated using PPV fan - accidental - WrLx2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15941
Time: 21:25-21:46
Location: HOUSE - BOLEYN CLOSE, MAIDENBOWER, CRAWLEY
Incident: FIRE
fire in washing machine - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - inspection and advice given - accidental - WrLx2 Crawley
 

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TUESDAY 5 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 15942
Time: 01:23-01:33
Location: PUB - CHAPEL ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
fire in extractor fan in disabled toilet of pub - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - inspection only - advice given - accidental - WrLx2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15960 click to enlarge
Time : 15 : 55-18 : 36
Location : HOUSE, ASHDOWN DRIVE, TILGATE
Incident: FIRE
involving first floor and roof of terraced house - 100% of first floor and 25% of roof damaged - fire extinguished by WSFRS using the aerial ladder platform, 10BA, 2HR, 2 Jets and 2 Hydrants - cause of fire currently under investigation
WrLx2 Crawley, WrL Horley, WrL & ALP Horsham, WrL East Grinstead, WrL Turners Hill, CSU Haywards Heath, BASU Shoreham
PHOTOS - Photos courtesy of Eddie Howland
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15972
Time : 18 : 32-19 : 10
Location : COTTAGE, WANDLEYS LANE, WALBERTON
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished by WSFRS using chimney kit - WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15978
Time : 19 : 40-19 : 58
Location : FLAT, ST AGNES PLACE, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
fire in kitchen from toaster - extinguished using 2BA and 1 CO2 extinguisher - accidental ignition
WrLx2 Chichester, WrL Bognor Regis
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15979
Time : 19 : 50-21 : 30
Location : INDUSTRIAL UNIT, DOLPHIN RD, SHOREHAM-BY-SEA
Incident: FIRE
involving industrial oven in manufacturing unit - extinguished using 4BA, 2 Jets, 1HR and 1 Hydrant - TIC used to check for hot spots - PPV used to ventilate - accidental ignition - WrL Shoreham-By-Sea, WrLx2 Hove, WrL Lancing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15982
Time : 20 : 43-21 : 16
Location : PUBLIC HOUSE, SELSEY RD, DONNINGTON
Incident: FIRE
Car fire - 1 car destroyed by fire - extinguished using 2BA, 1HR and 1 CO2 extinguisher - accidental ignition
WrLx2 Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15985
Time : 21 : 24-21 : 38
Location : FLAT, KEYMER COURT, KEYMER RD, BURGESS HILL
Incident: FIRE
fire from cooking on kitchen hob - out on arrival - inspection only by WSFRS - accidental ignition
WrLx2 Burgess Hill
 
F&RS Call Ref: 15988
Time : 21 : 47-22 : 23
Location : A24 SOUTHWATER
Incident: FIRE
involving cab of horse lorry - horses removed before arrival - fire extinguished using 2BA and 2HR - lorry cab sustained 30% fire damage - accidental ignition - WrL Horsham, WrL Partridge Green
 

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WEDNESDAY 6 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 15999
Time : 08 : 26-08 : 47
Location : A281 CLEMSFOLD
Incident: RTC
collision involving lorry into building - no persons trapped - vehicle and scene made safe by WSFRS - incident left with Police
WrL Horsham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16021
Time : 15 : 35-16 : 39
Location : A283, EAST OF WASHINGTON ROUNDABOUT
Incident: RTC
collision involving 2 cars - 1 male released using hydraulic rescue equipment - 1 female and 1 child released prior to arrival of WSFRS - all casualties taken to hospital by ambulance
WrL Steyning, WrL Storrington, WrL & HRT Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16026
Time : 16 : 45-17 : 05
Location : BLOCK OF FLATS, WHYKE MARSH RD, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
fire in ground floor electrical cupboard - out on arrival - inspection only by WSFRS - accidental ignition
WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16030
Time : 18 : 03-18 : 44
Location : PUBLIC HOUSE, LONDON RD, HASSOCKS
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished using chimney gear - WrLx2 Burgess Hill
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16036
Time : 19 : 31-19 : 46
Location : HOUSE, BERRALL WAY, BILLINGSHURST
Incident: FIRE
fire in ground floor kitchen - out on arrival - inspection only by WSFRS - accidental - WrL Billingshurst
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16039
Time : 22 : 12-23 : 16
Location : HOUSE, BILLINGSHURST RD, COOLHAM
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished using chimney gear - TIC used to check for hot spots - advice given to occupier
WrL Billingshurst
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16040
Time : 22 : 44-23 : 30
Location : SUPERMARKET, WORTHING RD, HORSHAM
Incident: FIRE
fire in foyer involving hot air heating unit - extinguished using - 2BA, 1HR - TIC used to check for hot spots - accidental ignition - incident left with store manager - WrLx2 Horsham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16041
Time : 22 : 54-23 : 26
Location : COTTAGE, WEST CHILTINGTON LANE, BILLINGSHURST
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished using chimney gear - advice given - WrL Partridge Green
 

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THURSDAY 7 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16047
Time: 09:03-09:18
Location: OCKLEY LANE, BURGESS HILL
Incident: RTC
collision involving involving 2 cars - no persons trapped - first aid given to 2 females with minor injuries - scene made safe
WrL Burgess Hill
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16049
Time: 09:37-10:00
Location: PARKFIELD WAY, HAYWARDS HEATH
Incident: FIRE
involving dishwasher in ground floor kitchen - kitchen 5% damaged by fire and 20% damaged by smoke - extinguished by WSFRS using 2BA, 1HR, 1 covering Jet and 1 CO2 extinguisher - kitchen ventilated using PPV fan - accidental ignition - WrLx2 Haywards Heath
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16069
Time: 14:01-14:23
Location: FLAT, BOLNORE RD, HAYWARDS HEATH
Incident: FIRE
fridge fire - extinguished using 2BA and 1 CO2 extinguisher - PPV fan used to ventilate flat - fridge removed - accidental ignition
WrLx2 Haywards Heath
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16071
Time: 15:45-16:39
Location: HOUSE, DOWNSCROFT, BURGESS HILL
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished by WSFRS using chimney kit - WrL Burgess Hill
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16082
Time: 21:59-22:24
Location: HOUSE, HOOK LANE, ALDINGBOURNE
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished using chimney kit - WrL Bognor Regis
 

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FRIDAY 8 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16125
Time: 21:39-22:19
Location: REAR GARDEN OF HOUSE - TOWN CROSS AVENUE, BOGNOR
Incident: FIRE
Bonfire - large bonfire extinguished by WSF&RS using 1HR - WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16126
Time: 21:49-22:01
Location: BANJO ROAD, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: FIRE
bin fire extinguished by WSF&RS using 1HR - deliberate ignition - WrL Littlehampton
 

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SATURDAY 9 FEBRUARY - 2013



F&RS Call Ref: 16139
Time: 09:33-09:53
Location: A259, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: FIRE
rubbish fire extinguished by WSF&RS using 1HR - deliberate ignition - WrL Littlehampton
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16142
Time: 09:59-11:24
Location: FARM - LITTLEWORTH LANE, PARTRIDGE GREEN
Incident: ANIMAL RESCUE
cow fallen down in barn - cow successfully raised to her feet by technical rescue officers using animal rescue equipment - TRU Officersx5
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16150
Time: 10:59-11:17
Location: THE BROADWAY, HAYWARDS HEATH
Incident: RTC
collision involving bus and 2 cars - no persons trapped - scene made safe by WSF&RS - incident handed over to police
WrL Haywards Heath
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16153
Time: 11:41-12:06
Location: HOUSE - OFFINGTON DRIVE, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished by WSF&RS using chimney equipment - WrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16155
Time: 12:37-13:24
Location: BLOCK OF FLATS - WINDMILL AVENUE, HASSOCKS
Incident: FLOODING
from burst pipe affecting 3 flats - water isolated and salvage carried out by WSF&RS - WrL Burgess Hill
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16175
Time: 18:31-18:57
Location: HOUSE - SANDY LANE, MIDHURST
Incident: FIRE
fire in kitchen oven - 2BA, 1HR, PPV fan used by WSF&RS - oven removed from house - accidental - WrL Midhurst
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16183
Time: 22:02-22:27
Location: HOUSE - LODGE LANE, HASSOCKS
Incident: FIRE
chimney fire - extinguished by WSF&RS using 1HR - advice given - WrL Burgess Hill
 

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SUNDAY 10 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16186
Time: 01:30-02:09
Location: FIELD ADJACENT TO HORSHAM ROAD, RUSPER
Incident: FIRE
car in field well alight - 1 male adult taken to hospital with non fire related injuries before arrival of WSF&RS - 2BA, 1HR used by WSF&RS - deliberate ignition - WrL Horsham
 
POLICE report - Ref: PR41642 / 2013
Time: 12 noon
Location: Stockbridge Road
Incident: Pedestrian injured in Chichester collision
An elderly pedestrian received serious injuries in a collision in Chichester this afternoon. Shortly after midday a collision took place in Stockbridge Road between a red Honda Accord and a 94-year-old local man. The pedestrian suffered from serious head and shoulder injuries and was taken to St Richard's Hospital for treatment, where he remains.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting Operation Arbour.
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16199
Time: 12:19-12:32
Location: WORTH ROAD, POUND HILL
Incident: RTC
collision involving 2 cars - no persons trapped - small spillage of fuel washed down by WSF&RS - WrL Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16206
Time: 13:47-14:25
Location: SHERBOURNE ROAD, CHICHESTER
Incident: RTC
involving car in collision with tree - male driver extricated by WSF&RS using hydraulic and electrical cutting equipment - man taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL Chichester, WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16209
Time: 15:31-16:01
Location: REAR OF HOUSES - UNDERDOWN ROAD, SOUTHWICK
Incident: FLOODING
6 inches of rain water flowing at the back of houses - level of flood water reduced by WSF&RS unblocking drain - advice given
WrL Shoreham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16215
Time: 16:36-17:16
Location: BETWEEN A27 AND B2145 ROUNDABOUT, HUNSTON
Incident: RTC
involving car in ditch and 1 car on road - 2 persons trapped in 1 car - both persons extricated by WSF&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment - both persons taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL Chichester, WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16277
Time: 18:26-20:12
Location: TEMPLE BAR, STRETTINGTON
Incident: FLOODING
water coming from fields and threatening several properties - flood water pumped by WSF&RS - WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16218
Time: 18;24-19;25
Location: UNDERDOWN ROAD, SOUTHWICK
Incident: FLOODING
rainwater affecting rear of 4 houses - drains cleared by WSF&RS- WrL Shoreham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16221
Time: 19:08-19:59
Location: APPLEDRAM LANE, NORTH FISHBOURNE
Incident: FLOODING
number of houses in danger of flooding - efforts made to stem water using sandbags - WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16225
Time: 20:08-21:39
Location: NYTON ROAD, WESTERGATE
Incident: FLOODING
water threatening several houses - houses protected using sandbags - WrL Bognor, OSU Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16253
Time: 20:54-21:38
Location: HOUSE - NORTH MEAD, HENFIELD
Incident: FIRE
in 1st floor bedroom - 30% fire damage to bedroom - 100% smoke damage to 1st floor - 4BA, 2HRS and thermal imaging camera used by WSF&RS - accidental - WrL Henfield, WrL Partridge Green, Red Cross Support Unit
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16236
Time: 21:52-00:22
Location: LUMLEY TERRACE LUMLEY, NEAR EMSWORTH
Incident: FLOODING
affecting 5 terraced houses - flooding pumped and sandbags put in place - advice given to residents
WrL Emsworth, WrL Havant HF&RS
 

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MONDAY 11 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16249
Time: 08:07-08:44
Location: EARTHAM LANE, EARTHAM
Incident: RTC
involving van into ditch - no persons trapped - van removed from ditch by recovery vehicle
WrL Chichester, WrL Bognor, HRT Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16254
Time: 09:09-10:35
Location: HOUSE - STRETTINGTON LANE, STRETTINGTON
Incident: WEATHER RELATED
flooding - internal electrics affected - electrics isolated by WSF&RS and water pumped
WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16255
Time: 09:33-10:33
Location: 3 STOREY BUILDING USED AS OFFICES AND WAREHOUSE - SPUR ROAD, CHICHESTER
Incident: GAS LEAK
Gas Leak - from internal 2 inch gas main - building evacuated - area cordoned off by WSF&RS - gas isolated externally and ventilation of building carried out - 1 covering HR used - Gas Board ordered - Police in attendance for traffic control - area declared safe by gas board representative - WrL Chichester, WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16263
Time: 12:58-14:31
Location: CHURCH - CAWLEY ROAD, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
fire in under stairs store cupboard - 2BA and 1 Co2 extinguisher used by WSF&RS - PPV fan used to ventilate - deliberate ignition
WrL Chichester , FIO
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16264
Time: 14:07-16:07
Location: EXTERNAL GAS SUPPLY BOX - GATEHOUSE LANE, GODDARDS GREEN
Incident: RTC
involving car in collision with gas supply box - gas leaking - road closed by police - cordon put in place by WSF&RS - 1 covering HR used - leak isolated by Gas Board - WrL Burgess Hill, WrL Hurstpierpoint
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16273
Time: 18:09-18:23
Location: BLOCK OF DOMESTIC GARAGES - REAR OF MANNING CLOSE, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: FIRE
fire in domestic garage - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - contents of garage damped down using 1HR - deliberate ignition - police in attendance - WrLx2 East Grinstead
 

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TUESDAY 12 FEBRUARY - 2013


Call Ref: 16317
Time: 19:10-19:31
Location: SEMI DETACHED HOUSE - CLYDESDALE GARDENS, NORTH BERSTED
Incident: FIRE
in kitchen of house - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - accidental - area checked using thermal imaging camera and damaged areas cut away - accidental - WrLx2 Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16329
Time: 21:23-22:48
Location: SINGLE STOREY BUNGALOW - DAGBROOK LANE, HENFIELD
Incident: FIRE
Chimney Fire - from log burner in kitchen - chimney tackled from the roof by WSF&RS using roof ladder, lines, triple extension ladder and 1HR - hot shots checked for using thermal imaging camera and damped down - WrL Henfield
 

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WEDNESDAY 13 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16348
Time: 10:41-12:28
Location: BARN IN FARM YARD - OFF LITTLEWORTH LANE, PARTRIDGE GREEN
Incident: ANIMAL RESCUE
fallen cow raised to her feet by TRU officers using animal rescue equipment and winch - TRU Officersx5
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16350
Time: 12:28-15:03
Location: STABLE OFF HAVEN ROAD, BUCKS GREEN
Incident: ANIMAL RESCUE
large horse down in stable and unable to stand - vet in attendance - horse taken to field by TRU officers using animal rescue equipment and attempts made to bring horse to its feet using animal rescue equipment and lifting equipment from Crawley's heavy rescue tender - horse unable to stand unaided and sadly had to be euthenized by the vet - TRU Officersx4, HRT Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16360
Time: 17:15-20:27
Location: HOUSE - TURNERS HILL ROAD, CRAWLEY DOWN
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - difficult chimney well alight on arrival of WSF&RS - chimney kit, ladders, 1HR and thermal imaging camera used by WSF&RS - WrL Turners Hill, ALP Horsham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16366
Time: 19:20-20:22
Location: HOUSE - THE MOAT, PULBOROUGH
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - difficult chimney extinguished by WSF&RS using chimney kit and ladders - WrL Storrington
 

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THURSDAY 14 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16389
Time: 10:09-11:02
Location: HOUSE - HAMSEY ROAD, SHARPTHORNE
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - chimney kit used by WSF&RS to extinguish fire - fire safety advice given to occupier - WrL East Grinstead
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16392
Time: 10:38-10:59
Location: HOUSE - MAPLE CLOSE, HAYWARDS HEATH
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - fire extinguished used chimney kit - fire safety advice given to occupier - WrL Haywards Heath
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16401
Time: 13:54-14:24
Location: A272, LODSWORTH
Incident: RTC
collision involving car and small van - no persons trapped - 1 male adult from car taken to hospital by ambulance - scene made safe by WSF&RS - WrL Midhurst, WrL Petworth
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16412
Time: 17:47-18:23
Location: HOUSE - KINGS DRIVE, EASEBOURNE
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - chimney kit used by WSF&RS to extinguish fire - fire safety advice given to occupier - WrL Midhurst
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16418
Time: 20:04-22:00
Location: HOUSE - LONDON ROAD, NORTHCHAPEL
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - difficult chimney - chimney kit used by WSF&RS to extinguish fire - fire safety advice given to occupier - WrL x2 Petworth
 

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FRIDAY 15 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16428
Time: 07:45-08:51
Location: JUNCTION OF PICTS LANE & A281, LOWER BEEDING
Incident: RTC
car off road and into undergrowth - 1 male adult trapped and released by WSF&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment - man taken to hospital by ambulance - scene made safe by WSF&RS - WrL Horsham, WrL Crawley, HRT Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16444
Time: 14:58-15:14
Location: CLIMPING STREET, CLIMPING
Incident: FIRE
Vehicle fire - 1 car alight - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR and 2BA - accidental ignition
WrL Littlehampton
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16450
Time: 17:06-18:10
Location: HOUSE, SELSFIELD RD, WEST HOATHLY
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished by WSFRS using roof ladder, lanyard packs and chimney kit - advice given to occupier - WrL East Grinstead
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16460
Time: 19:05-19:26
Location: HOUSE, WESTERN RD, LANCING
Incident: FIRE
Kitchen fire - small fire in grill - extinguished using dry powder before arrival of FRS - cooker isolated by WSFRS and property ventilated using PPV fan
WrL Worthing, WrL Lancing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16462
Time: 19:27-19:38
Location: DEPOT RD, HORSHAM
Incident: RTC
collision involving 2 cars - no persons trapped - vehicles made safe by WFSRS - incident left with Police
WrL Horsham
 

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SATURDAY 16 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16475
Time: 09:42-10:50
Location: B2133 NEWPOUND COMMON
Incident: RTC
collision involving 3 vehicles - 1 female extricated by WSFRS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - 1 child with minor injuries taken to hospital by ambulance - vehicles and road made safe by WSFRS
WrL Horsham, WrL Petworth, WrL and HRT Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16480
Time: 12:50-13:32
Location: JUNCTION WITH GOSSOPS DRIVE, CRAWLEY AVE, CRAWLEY
Incident: RTC
collision involving 2 cars - 1 male casualty extricated using hydraulic rescue equipment - 2 casualties taken to hospital by ambulance
WrLx2 & HRT Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16485
Time: 15:08-15:17
Location: CLARENCE RD, BOGNOR REGIS
Incident: FIRE
rubbish alight - deliberate ignition - WrL Bognor Regis
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16489
Time: 15:47-16:31
Location: COTTAGE, HAYWARDS HEATH RD, BALCOMBE
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - chimney kit and TIC used by WSFRS - WrL Haywards heath
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16495
Time: 20:45-20:59
Location: SCHOOL, WHITESTYLES RD, SOMPTING
Incident: FIRE
rubbish alight - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR - deliberate ignition - WrLx2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16497
Time: 23:19-23:54
Location: BUSH LANE, ROFFEY
Incident: FIRE
motorcycle destroyed by fire - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR - motorcycle checked for hotspots using TIC - deliberate ignition - WrL Crawley
 

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SUNDAY 17 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16499
Time: 00:37-01:05
Location: HOUSE, ARDINGLY DRIVE, GORING-BY-SEA
Incident: FIRE
involving wooden mantle - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR - property ventilated by WSFRS using PPV fan - accidental ignition
WrLx2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16500
Time: 01:06-01:23
Location: SOUTH TERRACE, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: FIRE
Bonfire - unattended bonfire - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR and drag rake - WrL Littlehampton
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16502
Time: 02:35-02:45
Location: SUPERMARKET, PERRYMOUNT RD, HAYWARDS HEATH
Incident: FIRE
rubbish alight - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR - deliberate ignition - WrL Haywards Heath
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16504
Time: 02:33-02:50
Location: QUEEN STREET, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: FIRE
Bin fire - 1 refuse bin on footpath alight - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR - deliberate ignition - WrLx2 Littlehampton
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16505
Time: 03:20-03:41
Location: FRISTON WALK, CRAWLEY
Incident: FIRE
Vehicle fire - car destroyed by fire - 2 other cars damaged by heat - fire extinguished by WSFRS using 2HR and 2BA - deliberate ignition
WrL Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16520
Time: 11:38-11:59
Location: HOUSE, FORGE WAY, BILLINGSHURST
Incident: FIRE
fire in oven - out on arrival - inspection and ventilation using PPV only by WSFRS - accidental ignition
WrL Horsham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16521
Time: 11:58-12:31
Location: PUBLIC HOUSE, ANGEL STREET, PETWORTH
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished by WSFRS using ladders and chimney gear - advice given to occupier - WrL Petworth
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16525
Time: 14:10-14:36
Location: A22 HARTFIELD
Incident: FIRE
Vehicle fire - fire in diesel heater in camper van - extinguished using 1HR - advice given - accidental ignition
WrL East Grinstead
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16527
Time: 16:06-17:19
Location: HOUSE, WALLAGE LANE, ROWFONT
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - ladders, chimney gear and TIC used by WSFRS - advice given to occupier - WrL Turners Hill
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16534
Time: 18:17-18:29
Location: ST MARTINS SQUARE, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
Bin fire - fire in wheelie bin - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR - WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16535
Time: 19:22-19:33
Location: GOSSOPS PARADE, GOSSOPS DRIVE, GOSSOPS GREEN
Incident: FIRE
Bin fire - commercial wheelie bin alight - extinguished using 1HR - deliberate ignition - WrL Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16539
Time: 19:52-20:42
Location: RATHAM LANE, WEST ASHLING
Incident: FIRE
Caravan fire - 1 caravan destroyed by fire - fire extinguished by WSFRS using 2BA and 2HR - 1 butane and 1 propane cylinder removed from area and cooled using ground monitor - deliberate ignition - WrL Chichester, WrL Havant
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16533
Time: 20:44-20:58
Location: BLUNTS WOOD RD, HAYWARDS HEATH
Incident: FIRE
fire in ground floor kitchen involving dishwasher - out on arrival - 2BA and 1 PPV used to ventilate property - accidental ignition
WrLx2 Haywards Heath
 

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MONDAY 18 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16558
Time: 03:36-04:04
Location: VICTORIA RD, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
involving garden shed in grounds of church - extinguished by WSFRS using 1HR - deliberate ignition - WrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16567
Time: 09:16-09:44
Location: HOTEL, FONTWELL, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
fire in ground floor extinguished using 1xCO2 extinguisher, 2BA & PPV in use - Accidental ignition - WrL Chichester, WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16569
Time: 10:36-11:00
Location: HOUSE, BEEHIVE LANE, FERRING
Incident: FIRE
Smell of burning from washing machine, appliance isolated and advice given to occupier by fire crew - Accidental - 2xWrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16571
Time: 10:54-11:17
Location: HOUSE, HUNTERS WAY, CHICHESTER
Incident: FLOODING
Domestic property affected by water from leaking pipe work, water isolated by WSF&RS and incident left with occupier
WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16588
Time: 17:50-18:19
Location: FIELD, SOUTH OF RAILWAY LINE, BARNHAM
Incident: FIRE
Youths seen setting fire to rubbish - Area investigated by fire crew, fire out on arrival - Deliberate ignition - WrL Littlehampton
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16589
Time: 17:52-18:25
Location: HIGH STREET, EAST WITTERING
Incident: FIRE
VEHICLE FIRE - Campervan completely destroyed by fire, extinguished using 2 HR, 4 BA and 1 Dry Powder
WrL Chichester, WrL East Wittering
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16601
Time: 18:05-18:23
Location: DOWNVIEW ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: RTC
collision involving car into garage wall, no persons trapped - Area made safe by WSF&RS - WrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16603
Time: 19:03-19:28
Location: CHICHESTER CATHEDRAL, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
Smell of electrical burning in Cannons Vestry, area investigated by fire crew using TIC and electrics isolated
2xWrL Chichester, WrL Bognor
 

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TUESDAY 19 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16639
Time: 15:23-15:47
Location: BLOCK OF DOMESTIC GARAGES, SOMERSTOWN, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
Vehicle fire - fire in engine compartment of vehicle - out on arrival - inspection and advice only by WSFRS - WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16645
Time: 16:06-17:27
Location: BRICKLAYERS ARMS, PUBLIC HOUSE, WEST STREET, MIDHURST
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - fire tackled by WSFRS at ground and roof height - WrLx2 Midhurst
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16649
Time: 16:53-17:47
Location: BUNGALOW, GREATPIN CROFT, FITTLEWORTH
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - chimney gear and ladders used by WSFRS - advice given - WrL Petworth
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16650
Time: 16:48-17:03
Location: NORTH OF ROUNDABOUT, A29 FONTWELL
Incident: RTC
collision involving car and van - no persons trapped - vehicle made safe by WSFRS - WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16660
Time: 19:32-19:59
Location: HOUSE, COMMONWEALTH DRIVE, CRAWLEY
Incident: FIRE
fire in kitchen from unattended cooking - out on arrival - kitchen ventilated using PPV fan - accidental ignition - WrLx2 Crawley
 

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WEDNESDAY 20 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16666
Time: 00:06-00:21
Location: APSLEY COURT, CRAWLEY
Incident: FIRE
involving car cover - out on arrival - inspection only - deliberate ignition - WrL Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16667
Time: 04:59-05:14
Location: BONEHURST RD, HORLEY
Incident: RTC
involving car into telegraph pole - no persons trapped - vehicle and roadway made safe by WSFRS - WrL Horley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16669
Time: 08:49-09:18
Location: PUMPING STATION, WALDERTON
Incident: GAS LEAK
leak from chlorine cylinder in open air - 1 male casualty suffering from inhalation of chlorine gas taken to hospital by Ambulance
WrL Chichester, WrL Havant
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16685
Time: 13:52-14:57
Location: HOUSE, MILTON ROAD, HORSHAM
Incident: FIRE
CHIMNEY FIRE - Extinguished using chimney kit - Accidental ignition - WrL Horsham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16686
Time: 14:05-14:19
Location: HOUSE, CRANFORD GDNS, BOGNOR REGIS
Incident: FIRE
SMOKE ISSUING - On inspection by fire crew, alarm caused by fumes, ventilation in progress and fire safety advice given to occupier
WrL Bognor
 

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THURSDAY 21 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16707
Time: 07:32-08:05
Location: ROUGH GROUND, NEAR TO BARNFIELD DRIVE, CHICHESTER
Incident: FIRE
Fire in the open extinguished using beaters - WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16717
Time: 11:41-12:01
Location: ROWAN WAY, BOGNOR REGIS
Incident: RTC
collision involving 3 cars - no persons trapped - road made safe by WSFRS - WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16733
Time: 19:35-19:53
Location: SEA LANE, EAST PRESTON
Incident: FIRE
fire involving groyne - extinguished by fire service - affected area of groyne cut away - deliberate ignition - WrL East Preston
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16740
Time: 22:18-22:57
Location: HOUSE, THE LEYS, SINGLETON
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - extinguished by WSFRS using chimney kit - WrL Chichester
 

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FRIDAY 22 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16743
Time: 01:05-01:24
Location: JUNCTION WITH STORRINGTON RD, GEORGES LANE, WASHINGTON
Incident: FIRE
Vehicle fire - car severely damaged by fire - extinguished by WSFRS using 2BA & 1HR - WrL Storrington
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16747
Time: 03:28-03:33
Location: FLAT, MARINE PARK, BOGNOR REGIS
Incident: FLOODING
internal flooding from bathroom - water isolated and advice given to occupier by WSFRS - WrL Bognor Regis
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16750
Time: 07:50-08:47
Location: FARM, CHARLWOOD RD, HOOKWOOD
Incident: ANIMAL RESCUE
shetland pony trapped in ditch - released by WSFRS using animal rescue equipment and reunited with owner - TRU Officers x 4, WrL Reigate
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16770
Time: 13:26-14:55
Location: 2 STOREY OFFICE BUILDING - LIVERPOOL GARDENS, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
in ground floor main electrical intake - 2BA, 3 Co2 extinguishers, 1 PPV fan and 1 thermal imaging camera used by WSF&RS - electricity supply isolated by power network engineer - accidental - WrLx2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16776
Time: 15:34-15:51
Location: TERRACED HOUSE - DOWNSLANDS GARDENS, BROADWATER, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
fire involving cooking in kitchen of terraced house - cooking removed - 2BA, 1 Co2 extinguisher, 1HR used by WSF&RS - accidental - WrLx2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16778
Time: 17:12-17:27
Location: CLARENCE ROAD, BOGNOR
Incident: FIRE
amount of rubbish alight - fire extinguished by WSF&RS using 1HR - deliberate ignition - WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16785
Time: 18:02-18:42
Location: A285, UPWALTHAM
Incident: RTC
collision involving van and tractor - no persons trapped - small spillage of fuel from tractor contained by WSF&RS - scene made safe - incident handed over to police - WrL Petworth
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16794
Time: 21:55-22:24
Location: TURNERS HILL ROAD, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: RTC
involving car in collision with tree - 20 year old male driver given 1st aid by WSF&RS and treated at the scene by ambulance paramedics - scene made safe by WSF&RS - WrL East Grinstead, WrL Turners Hill
 

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SATURDAY 23 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16800
Time: 03:27-03:45
Location: HOUSE - THE BIRCHES, CRAWLEY
Incident: FIRE
Fire alarm sounding - fire in plug socket in house out on arrival of WSF&RS - area checked - electrics isolated and safety advice given by WSF&RS - accidental - WrLx2 Crawley
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16802
Time: 06:16-16:39
Location: THE PLANTATION, SALVINGTON
Incident: RTC
collision involving 3 cars - no persons trapped - scene made safe by WSF&RS - WrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16806
Time: 08:53-10:54
Location: HOTEL AND SPA - EAST STREET, TURNERS HILL
Incident: FIRE
3 storey building with basement - fire in 2nd floor corridor and laundry area - property heavily smoke logged - 1HR, 4BA and 2 PPV fans used by WSF&RS - 2 persons treated at the scene for the effects of smoke inhalation - 2 further persons with smoke inhalation taken to hospital by ambulance for treatment - accidental - WrL Turners Hill, WrL East Grinstead
 
POLICE report - Ref: 0000 / 2013
Time: 11.00am
Location: High Street, Selsey
Incident: Fatal Road Traffic Collision, Selsey
About 11.00am today emergency services were called to the High Street, Selsey where a silver Mazda MX8 had collided with the wall of 'The Old Malthouse' residential care home. Sadly the driver of the vehicle, a local male aged 55 years was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers from Sussex Police's Road Policing Unit are investigating the circumstances around this tragic incident and ask that any witnesses to the collision contact Sussex Police on 101 or 01273 470101 quoting Operation Wakefield.
F&RS Call Ref: 16813
Time: 11:15-12:04
Location: NURSING HOME - HIGH STREET, SELSEY
Incident: FATAL RTC
involving 1 car in collision with nursing home building - male driver of car sadly pronounced dead at the scene before arrival of WSF&RS - building and area made safe by WSF&RS - WrL Selsey
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16820
Time: 12:42-16:05
Location: PARHAM HOUSE - A283 PARHAM
Incident: FIRE
4 storey heritage house - fire in 1st floor library area - room smoke logged - thermal imaging camera used for investigation - chimney equipment used in chimney - fire in floor beams - 1HR, 3 thermal imaging camera used by WSF&RS - damaged area cut away - salvage equipment used - accidental - WrL Storrington, ALP Worthing, WrL Arundel, HRT Worthing , TRU Officersx2
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16824
Time: 16:32-17:07
Location: M23 SOUTHBOUND JUNCTION 9 GATWICK TO JUNCTION 10 CRAWLEY
Incident: RTC
collision involving people carrier car in collision with central reservation - 1 male adult given 1st aid by WSF&RS and taken to hospital by ambulance - incident handed over to police and highways agency - WrLx2 Crawley, WrL Horley
 

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SUNDAY 24 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16837
Time: 01:02-01:35
Location: WEST STREET, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: FIRE
car destroyed by fire - 2BA, 2HRs by WSF&RS - area damped down - deliberate ignition - police in attendance - WrL East Grinstead
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16848
Time: 03:32-03:59
Location: BLOCK OF FLATS - STOCKER ROAD, ALDWICK
Incident: Internal Flooding
- water leak in 2nd floor flat affecting 2 other flats - water supply isolated by WSF&RS using small tools - salvage carried out and advice given
WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16853
Time: 10:06-11:10
Location: HOUSE - NELL BALL, PLAISTOW
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - chimney equipment used by WSF&RS - WrL Billingshurst
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16854
Time: 10:52-11:16
Location: MID TERRACED HOUSE - SOUTHROCK PLACE, SOUTHWICK
Incident: FIRE
involving main fuse board - 2BA, 1 compress air foam reel and 1 Co2 extinguisher used by F&RS - accidental - WrLx2 Hove
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16868
Time: 16:53-17:23
Location: GARAGE COMPOUND - PENSTONE PARK, LANCING
Incident: FIRE
3m x 6m concrete garage used for storage 80% damaged by fire - 2BA, 2HRs by WSF&RS - deliberate ignition - WrL x2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16878
Time: 18:18-18:59
Location: HOUSE - DENMANS LANE, LINDFIELD
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - chimney equipment used by WSF&RS - fire safety advice given to occupier - WrL Haywards Heath
 

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MONDAY 25 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16887
Time: 02:54-04:00
Location: CHIPPERS ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
1 pick up truck and cargo of tree cuttings severely damaged by fire - 2HRs, 1 fogging HR used by WSF&RS - deliberate ignition
WrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16909
Time: 13:55-14:07
Location: HIGH STREET, BOGNOR
Incident: FIRE
in bin caused by discarded smoking materials - fire extinguished by WSF&RS using buckets of water - WrL Bognor
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16916
Time: 15:52-16:13
Location: HOUSE - IMBERHORNE LANE, EAST GRINSTEAD
Incident: Smell of Fumes
- confirmed as carbon monoxide fumes from possible breach of chimney flue of wood burner - fire in wood burner extinguished and building ventilated - advice given to occupiers - WrLx2 East Grinstead
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16919
Time: 16:56-17:23
Location: HOUSE - BELL LANE, BIRDHAM
Incident: FIRE
fire on roof on house - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - 1HR and ladder used to dampen area down - accidental
WrL East Wittering, WrL Chichester
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16925
Time: 18:29-18:57
Location: B2146, SOUTH HARTING
Incident: RTC
involving car overturned - adult male driver treated at the scene for mild shock by F&RS - scene made safe - WrL Petersfield
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16927
Time: 18:33-19:08
Location: REAR GARDEN OF HOUSE - STEEP CLOSE, FINDON
Incident: FIRE
out of control bonfire extinguished by WSF&RS using 1HR - WrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16940
Time: 23:57-00:31
Location: 2 STOREY BLOCK OF FLATS - MADEIRA AVENUE, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
Fire alarm sounding - small fire in 1st floor flat involving cooking - 2BA, 1HR by WSF&RS - PPV fan used to assist in clearing smoke - male occupant rescued by WSF&RS and given oxygen for symptoms of smoke inhalation before being taken to hospital by ambulance
WrLx3 Worthing
 

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TUESDAY 26 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16959
Time: 11:02-11:13
Location: JUNCTION TARRING ROAD & GRAND AVENUE, WORTHING
Incident: RTC
collision involving 3 cars - no persons trapped - scene made safe by WSF&RS - incident handed over to police - WrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16961
Time: 11:52-12:22
Location: CAR PARK OF MEDICAL CENTRE - HIGH STREET, SELSEY
Incident: RTC
collision involving 3 cars - no persons trapped - 1 elderly man and 1 elderly woman assisted from one car - 1st aid given by medical staff to both persons and a young child who had been in one of the other cars - scene made safe by WSF&RS - incident handed over to police for vehicle recovery - WrL Selsey
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16969
Time: 14:53-15:15
Location: BLOCK OF FLATS - CHAPEL ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
fire in kitchen of flat - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - smoke in kitchen ventilated - female occupier given precautionary check up by ambulance paramedics - accidental - WrLx2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16977
Time: 17:41-18:17
Location: HOUSE - RECTORY CLOSE, ASHINGTON
Incident: ANIMAL RESCUE
Assistance to RSPCA officer - cat on the roof of house for 2 days - cat brought down by WSF&RS using a ladder and reunited with owner - WrL Storrington
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16982
Time: 18:49-19:31
Location: B2139 STORRINGTON
Incident: RTC
involving 1 car overturned on roadway - female driver trapped and released by WSF&RS using hydraulic rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - WrL x2 Storrington, HRT Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16983
Time: 18:48-19:23
Location: HOUSE - PARK ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - chimney equipment used by WSF&RS - WrL Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16990
Time: 20:47-21:51
Location: HOUSE - ARUN ROAD, BILLINGSHURST
Incident: Smell of gas
smell of gas around newly fitted boiler - boiler and electrics isolated by WSF&RS - occupier given precautionary check up by ambulance paramedics - incident handed over to gas engineer - WrL Billingshurst
 
F&RS Call Ref: 16993
Time: 22:58-23:48
Location: HOUSE - MARKWICK MEWS, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
fire in lounge of house - 4BA, 2HRs by WSF&RS - PPV fan used to assist with ventilation - accidental - WrLx2 Worthing
 

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WEDNESDAY 27 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 16995
Time: 07:29-08:12
Location: BALCOMBE ROAD, BALCOMBE
Incident: RTC
collision involving car and lorry - no persons trapped - lorry driver assisted from cab by WSF&RS - incident left with police
WrL Haywards Heath, WrL Crawley, HRT Crawley, WrL Burgess Hill
 
F&RS Call Ref: 17004
Time: 13:36-13:51
Location: HIGH STREET, SHOREHAM
Incident: FIRE
fire in engine of bus involving wiring to starting motor - fire out on arrival of WSF&RS - engine batteries isolated - WrLx2 Shoreham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 17008
Time: 14:27-16:32
Location: PUB - HANDCROSS ROAD, STAPLEFIELD
Incident: FIRE
Chimney fire - difficult chimney - chimney equipment and aerial ladder platform used by WSF&RS
WrL Haywards Heath, ALP Horsham
 
F&RS Call Ref: 17019
Time: 19:25-10:37
Location: THATCHED HOUSE - MAIN ROAD, WEPHAM, NEAR ARUNDEL
Incident: FIRE
detached thatched house - thatch involved in fire - 10BA, 9HRS, 2 foam HRS, 6 ladders and 1 roof ladders used by WSF&RS - 100% of roof destroyed by fire - rest of house 30% damaged by heat, smoke and water - cause of fire believed to be accidental but currently under investigation
WrLx2 Littlehampton, WrLx3 Worthing, WRC Littlehampton, CU Haywards Heath , WrL East Preston, WrLx2 Chichester, WrL Crawley, BASU Chichester, Red Cross Support Unit, Relief Crews
All photos ©Eddie Mitchell, withheld - Tel 07771 605974 for images.
 

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THURSDAY 28 FEBRUARY - 2013


F&RS Call Ref: 17026
Time: 02:35-03:04
Location: GROUND FLOOR FLAT - MARKWICK MEWS, WORTHING
Incident: FIRE
several seats of fire in flat - 1HR by WSF&RS - deliberate ignition - WrLx2 Worthing
 
F&RS Call Ref: 17038
Time: 10:25-10:44
Location: LYONS FARM RETAIL PARK - LYONS WAY SOMPTING ROAD, WORTHING Incident: RTC - 2 cars - no persons trapped - scene made safe by WSF&RS - 2 female drivers taken to hospital by ambulance
WrL Worthing, HRT Worthing
 
POLICE report - Ref: PR41793 / 2013
Time: 1.55pm
Location: A259, Fishbourne roundabout
Incident: Artic lorry blocking the A259 at Fishbourne
Emergency services are dealing with an artic lorry which has jack knifed on the Fishbourne roundabout on the A27 at Chichester. The lorry is blocking the A259 just off the Fishbourne roundabout across both lanes, which are currently closed to traffic. A diversion is in place in Salthill Road to Funtington Road. The lorry driver was not injured and is now awaiting recovery for the vehicle. Drivers are asked to avoid the area.
 
F&RS Call Ref: 17055
Time: 19:45-20:48
Location: BUILDING USED AS PRINTER AND FINISHER - BUTTS ROAD, SOUTHWICK
Incident: FIRE
in printing press extinguished by F&RS using 3 Co2 extinguishers - accidental - WrLx2 Hove
 
 
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