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Weekend incident round-up 23rd and 24th November

Date : 25 November 2019


Over the weekend, East Sussex Fire and Rescue attended a variety of incidents:-

Saturday 23rd Sept

  • At 07:55, firefighters from Battle and Crowborough carried out an animal rescue on Whatlington Road, Battle.  Crews rescued a horse which was stuck in the river.  The horse was handed over in to the care of a vet.        
  • At 13:38, Pevensey firefighters attended a small fire in the open on Pensford Drive, Eastbourne.  Firefighters used one Hose Reel to extinguish the fire. 
  • At 14:15, Battle firefighters carried out an animal rescue on Forewood Lane, Crowhurst.  Crews rescued sheep who were stuck in slow moving water.  The sheep were handed over in to the care of the RSPCA.      
  • At 16:18, Lewes and Brighton firefighters attended a campervan fire on Kingsley Way, Lewes.  Crews used two Breathing Apparatus, CO2 and Hose Reel Jets to extinguish the fire.     
  • At 21:15, Heathfield firefighters attended a vehicle fire on Cross in Hand Road, Heathfield.  Crews used CO2 and fire buckets to extinguish the fire.  The incident was handed over to RAC. 
  • At 22:42, Brighton firefighters attended a residential property on Trafalgar Place, Brighton following reports of persons shut in a lift.  Crews released one person.        
  • At 23:24, Eastbourne firefighters attended a residential property on Sorrel Drive, Eastbourne following reports of a kitchen fire.  Upon arrival, the fire was out.  Crews evacuated one resident from the property due to heavy smoke.  Crews used a Positive Pressure Ventilation fan to clear the property of smoke.        

Sunday 24th Sept

  • At 00:29, Roedean firefighters attended a bin fire on Sussex Square, Brighton.  Crews used one Hose Reel Jet to extinguish the fire.          
  • At 12:31, Hove and Brighton firefighters attended an RTC on Marina Way, Brighton.  No persons were trapped and crews made the scene safe.       
  • At 13:04, Hove and Brighton firefighters attended a hotel on Kings Road, Brighton following reports of persons shut in a lift.  Crews released two people. 
  • At 13:37, Uckfield firefighters attended an RTC involving one vehicle on East Grinstead Road, North Chailey.  One person was released from the vehicle and crews made the scene safe.     
  • At 15:00, Brighton firefighters assisted West Sussex Fire and Rescue in attending a fire in a disused launderette on Alma Street, Lancing.  Crews used six Breathing apparatus, three High Pressure Hose Reels and two Hose Reel Jets to extinguish the fire.
  • At 17:39, Hove firefighters attended a fire in the open on Hove Place, Hove, Crews used one Jet Hose to extinguish the fire.    
  • At 19:57, firefighters from Roedean and Brighton attended a hotel on Kings Road, Brighton following reports of persons shut in a lift.  Crews released two people.        
  • At 21:49, Roedean and Brighton firefighters attended a residential property on John Street, Brighton following reports of persons shut in a lift.  Crews released one person.  

 

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