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Crews called to deliberate vehicle fire

Friday 17 January 2020

Posted in Bristol incidents

Oatlands Avenue, Hengrove One crew from Bedminster fire station were mobilised to reports of a vehicle fire. On arrival, firefighters found a car alight and used one breathing apparatus for safety and...

Crews mobilised to RTC

Thursday 16 January 2020

Posted in South Gloucestershire incidents

Avon Ring Road, Keyunsham to Longwell Green Crews from Kingswood and Hicks Gate fire stations were mobilised to reports of a road traffic collision. On arrival, firefighters found one vehicle on its...

Crews mobilised to chimney fire

Thursday 16 January 2020

Posted in North Somerset incidents

Clifron Road, Weston Crews from Weston and Bedminster fire stations were mobilised to reports of a chimney fire.  On arrival, firefighters used an aqua pack, bucket of water and chimney gear to...

Crews mobilised to one vehicle RTC

Thursday 16 January 2020

Posted in Bath & North East Somerset incidents

M4 Eastbound, JCT 18 – 19 Crews Yate fire station were mobilised to reports of a road traffic collision on the M4. On arrival, firefighters found a RTC involving one vehicle and...

AF&RS introduces electric vans into …

Thursday 16 January 2020

Posted in Bristol news

Avon Fire and Rescue Service (AF&RS) is delighted to announce that the Service has introduced its first electric vehicles into its fleet.  Based at Bedminster fire station, the two electric vans...

Crews mobilised to house fire

Thursday 16 January 2020

Posted in South Gloucestershire incidents

The Croft, Mangotsfield Cews from Kingswood and Temple fire stations were mobilised to reports of a fire.  On arrival, firefighters found a fire in the property and used two breathing apparatus for...

Crews called to car stuck in water

Tuesday 14 January 2020

Posted in Bath & North East Somerset incidents

Stockwood Lane, Keynsham One crew from Hicks Gate fire station were called to reports of one vehicle stuck in flood water.  On arrival, firefighters found one car stuck in water and rescued...

Crews attend home flooding

Tuesday 14 January 2020

Posted in South Gloucestershire incidents

Gloucester Road, Whitfield One crew from Thornbury fire station were mobilised to reports of flooding. On arrival, firefighters found flooding affecting the kitchen of a property. Crews used a light portable pump to...

Crews pump 50,000 litres of water follow…

Monday 13 January 2020

Posted in Bath & North East Somerset incidents

Church Road, Dunkerton One crew from Bath fire station were mobilised to reports of flooding in an outhouse. On arrival, firefighters found a blocked drain that was being complicated by rainwater runoff...

Crews mobilised to commercial property f…

Thursday 09 January 2020

Posted in Bristol incidents

Grafton Street, St Philips Crews from Hicks Gate and Kingswood fire stations were mobilised to reports of a fire at a business unit. On arrival, firefighters found a fire on the ground...

Crews called to bedroom fire

Thursday 09 January 2020

Posted in Bristol incidents

School Close, Whitchurch Crews from Hicks Gate, Southmead, Temple and Bedminster were mobilised to reports of a fire in a residential property. On arrival, firefighters found a fire in the bedroom that...

Crews mobilised to RTC

Thursday 09 January 2020

Posted in Bristol incidents

Easton Way, Easton Crews from Temple, Southmead and Bedminster fire stations were mobilised to a road traffic collision involving two vehicles. On arrival, crews stabilised the vehicles.  One casualty was walked from a...