Overnight, East Sussex Fire and Rescue attended a variety of incidents:-
- At 18:00, firefighters from Crowborough and Burwash attended an RTC involving two vehicles on Walshes Road, Crowborough. One person was administered 02 therapy and handed over in to the care of SECAMB. Crews made the scene safe.
- At 18:38, firefighters from Uckfield attended a residential building on Walwers Lane, Lewes following reports persons shut in a lift. Crews released four people.
- At 19:05, firefighters from Uckfield and Brighton attended a residential building on The Drive, Hove following reports of persons shut in a lift. Crews released two people.
- At 19:44, firefighters from Hove and Brighton attended a residential property on Wilbury Road, Hove following reports of persons shut in a lift. Crews released one person.
We were sent to 20 false alarms overnight across East Sussex.
False alarms can potentially put lives at risk by diverting essential services from real fires and rescues.
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