Time Incident Posted: 09:49

Incident Date: 20/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Stathern Road, Eastwell

Incident Number: 10227

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:57

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Melton Mowbray and 1 Water Carrier from Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a barn involved in fire.

Updated Incident Information: Crews confirmed barn well alight, 2 breathing apparatus, 1 high pressure hose reel jet and 1 main jet in use. Power supply has been isolated. Farm Machinery being used to drag out bales of hay involved.
Dragging out completed, turning over and damping down taking place. Fire is now extinguished and all equipment made up, the incident will be be reinspected by Fire Crews.

Public Statement Issued:


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