Time Incident Posted: 06:10

Incident Date: 27/06/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hallaton Road, Hallaton

Incident Number: 10140

Incident Type: Fire Agricultural P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 03:52

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Uppingham, 1 x appliance from Kibworth, 1 x appliance from Market Harborough, Watercarrier from Loughborough.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: deliberate

Initial Information:

Updated Incident Information: Initial mobilisation to reports of a fire seen in the distance – upon arrival Assistance Message – make pumps 3, barn involved in fire. Further assistance message received – make water carriers 1.
Single storey barn involved containing 100 tonnes of straw, portal framed structure with wooden cladding measuring 50M x 25M, 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 Hose Reel Jet in use, fire had broken through the roof, firefighting to protect surrounding grassland and further fire spread to barn.

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