Time Incident Posted: 15:20

Incident Date: 31/12/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Ashby Road, Hinckley

Incident Number: 19260

Incident Type: Outhouse Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:31

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 pumps from Hinckley Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severe fire damage to outhouse

Believed Cause: Accidental due to electrical fault on tumble dryer

Initial Information: Calls received to a believed shed fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed outhouse involved in fire attached to house. Fire involving tumble dryer. 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus in use.
Stop message at 14:53
Fire extinguished, cutting away by fire crews in progress

Public Statement Issued:


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