Time Incident Posted: 16:04

Incident Date: 18/01/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Ellistown Terrace road, Ellistown, Coalville.

Incident Number: 2845

Incident Type: Barn fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:37

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Coalville, 1 from Loughborough, 1 from Western, Water carrier from Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 10:47

Damage: 100% to roof and 50% to contents

Believed Cause: Electrical Fault

Initial Information: Barn fully involved in fire, barn is single storey, measures 15m x 15m, used for storing household goods and machinery. 2 hosereel jets, one main jet, one light portable pump in use.

Updated Incident Information: Water carrier in place and being got to work, main fire extinguished in barn, 2 hose reel jets still in use for damping down. Fire investigation being carried out to determine cause.

Public Statement Issued:


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