Time Incident Posted: 20:06

Incident Date: 15/08/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Rempstone Road, Hoton

Incident Number: 11859

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:40

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from East Leake, 1 Appliance and the Tactical Response Vehicle from Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed: 20:45

Damage: 100% by Fire to Baler and grass involved

Believed Cause: Believed Accidental

Initial Information: Call received to a baler involved in fire in a field.

Updated Incident Information: Crews confirmed one Baler well alight which has spread to the field. 2 hose reel jets and beaters in use to extinguish the fire, farm machinery being used to create a fire break.
Fire Extinguished and damping down complete.

Public Statement Issued:


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