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THURSDAY 6 MAY - 2010

Call Ref: 1856
Time: 09:25-10:29
Location: 1ST FLOOR FLAT, BROADWATER ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - 4 storey block of flats - fire in 1st floor flat - 1 man, believed to be in his 60ís, was found semi-conscious lying on the floor of the living room- firefighters wearing breathing apparatus carried him to safety and he was taken to hospital by ambulance suffering from smoke inhalation - 20% of flat destroyed by fire - remainder of building damaged by heat and smoke - 8BA, 3HRs by FRS - damaged areas turned over and damped down
WrL Worthing, WrL Lancing, WrL Shoreham, FIO
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SATURDAY 8 MAY - 2010


 
Call Ref: 1988
Time: 04:00-04:54
Location: CRESCENT ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - 4 storey building of ground floor shops with flats on upper floors - fire in ground floor hallway in a cupboard containing the main electrical consumer unit - 7 people rescued by FRS - 2 persons taken to hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation -a further 5 adults and 1 baby were checked over by ambulance paramedics- 4BA, 1HR, 1PPV fan by FRS - accidental
WrLx3 Worthing, FIO, Red Cross Support Unitsx2
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SUNDAY 9 MAY - 2010

Call Ref: 2039
Time: 12:46-13:56
Location: MID TERRACED BUNGALOW - BROUGHAM ROAD, WORTHING
Incident: Fire - mid terraced bungalow - 20% of roof destroyed by fire - remainder of building damaged by heat and smoke - 6BA, 4HRS by FRS - damaged areas cut away by FRS after inspection with thermal imaging camera to identify hot areas - 1 male adult taken to hospital with smoke inhalation - incident under investigation
WrLx3 Worthing, WrLx2 Lancing, L4T Haywards Heath, Red Cross Support Unit, FIO
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TUESDAY 11 MAY - 2010


 
Call Ref: 2160
Time: 16:49-21:38
Location: THATCHED HOUSE, THE STREET, CLAPHAM
Incident: Fire - 100% of thatched roof damaged by fire - 5% of 1st floor damaged by fire and 30% by smoke - 10% of ground floor damaged by smoke and water - 80BA, 8 ladders 8HRS and foam used by FRS - the fire is thought to have started accidentally but a more detailed investigation has begun -initial investigations focused on a wood burning stove that was in use at the time fire broke out
WrLx3 Worthing, WrLx2 East Preston, WrLx2 Littlehampton, WrC Littlehampton, CU Bognor, WrL Arundel, BASU Shoreham, WrL Shoreham, WrL Findon, WrLx2 Lancing, WrL Arundel, CU Haywards Heath , WrLx2 Storrington, WrL Henfield, FIO
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WEDNESDAY 12 MAY - 2010

Call Ref: 2178
Time: 04:45-10:02
Location: DERELICT PUB - JUNCTION ROAD, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - the Junction pub 25x18m well alight on arrival of FRS - 100% damaged by fire - 6HRS by FRS - ALP and thermal imaging camera used - gas and electrics to building isolated - incident under investigation but believed to be arson - area cordoned off as building strucurally unsafe
WrLx2 Burgess Hill , WrL Keymer, WrLx2 Haywards Heath, WrL Hurstpierpoint, BASU Horsham, WrL Horsham, WrC Burgess Hill, WrL Littlehampton, WrL Worthing, WrL Findon, FIO
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MONDAY 24 MAY - 2010

Call Ref: 2973
Time: 23:09-01:06
Location: LAKESIDE CARAVAN PARK, VINNETROW ROAD, RUNCTON, NEAR CHICHESTER
Incident: Fire - mobile caravan well alight on arrival of FRS - caravan destroyed by fire - all persons accounted for - 3HRS by FRS - accidental
WrLx2 Chichester, WrL Bognor, BASU Chichester, FIO
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FRIDAY 25 JUNE - 2010


 
Call Ref: 4601
Time: 02:09-03:34
Location: TERRACED SHOP - WICK STREET, LITTLEHAMPTON
Incident: Fire - single storey terrace of shops 20mx15m - fire in single shop - fire also affecting shared roof space of 6 shops - 2BA, 2HRS, 2 covering jets, 3 ladders - 2 thermal imaging cameras used to inspect for hot areas - 1 PPV fan used for ventilation - arson
WrLx2 Littlehampton, WrL East Preston, WrL Arundel, CU Bognor, FIO
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THURSDAY 1st JULY - 2010


 
Call Ref: 4955
Time: 06:22-07:18
Location: A27 JUNCTION WITH A284, ARUNDEL
Incident: RTC - large goods lorry on side - male driver released by F&RS using heavy rescue equipment and taken to hospital by ambulance - small diesel spillage sanded - WrL Arundel, WrL Littlehampton, HRT Worthing
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SUNDAY 4 JULY - 2010


 
Call Ref: 5164
Time: 11:36-14:18
Location: BUNGALOW - CHANTRY CLOSE, STORRINGTON
Incident: Fire - fire involving decking area of chalet bungalow - decking and shed area destroyed by fire, kitchen area damaged by fire and water, roof of bungalow damaged by fire and heat - 6BA, 3HRS by F&RS - accidental
WrL Storrington, WrL Steyning, WrL Worthing, WrL Partridge Green, CU Bognor
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THURSDAY 22 JULY - 2010


 
Call Ref: 6342
Time: 01:45-02:20
Location: 2ND FLOOR FLAT SUMMERSDALE COURT, THE DRIVE, CHICHESTER
Incident: Assistance - block of ice believed to have fallen from an aircraft, went through the roof of 2nd floor flat creating a 2ft hole and causing part of the ceiling to collapse - temporary repair made to roof by F&RS using salvage sheets
WrL Chichester
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THURSDAY 19 AUGUST - 2010


 
Call Ref: 8044
Time: 05:27-07:48
Location: KEYMER TILES, NYE RD, BURGESS HILL
Incident: Fire - single storey prefab building 60% damaged by fire 30% damaged by heat and smoke - used as office and canteen - approx 18m x 12m - 10BA, 1Jet, 2HR, 1 Hydrant, 2 TICs, 2 triple extension ladders used by WSFRS - believed possible deliberate ignition - fire investigation in progress - WrL Burgess Hill, WrLx2 Haywards Heath, FIO
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