Time Incident Posted: 14:40

Incident Date: 23/09/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Croft Road, Cosby

Incident Number: 14477

Incident Type: Barn Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:59

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 3 Appliances from Southern, Lutterworth and Hinckley and an Aerial Ladder Platform from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls to large fire at a Barn at a Farm on Croft Road in Cosby, Crews are currently tackling blaze with 2 Hose-reel Jets and 2 Main Jets.

Updated Incident Information: Aerial Ladder Platform requested to assist with firefighting and cutting away.

*UPDATE* 15:00 - Fire now believed extinguished and damping down in progress.

Public Statement Issued: Please close windows and doors in Cosby and surrounding areas.


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