Time Incident Posted: 16:00

Incident Date: 14/09/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Theddingworth Road Marston Trussell

Incident Number: 13925

Incident Type: Building fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:45

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 pumps from Market Harborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 16:00

Damage: Fire damage to pile of wood in bunded area

Believed Cause: Accidental - Spark from a cutter

Initial Information: Fire inside farm building

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed - diesel storage inside barn involved.
Barn measures 20m x 30m.
1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus in use, gas cylinders near fire are being cooled and moved to a place of safety
Thermal Image Camera in use to check area.
2 LPG cylinders removed and placed in a trough of water to cool.
Stop message at 14;45hrs - All breathing apparatus withdrawn. Diesel tank is empty, steaming off under supervision.

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