Time Incident Posted: 12:45

Incident Date: 20/11/2019

Incident Location: Barbara Road Leicester

Incident Number: 17959

Incident Type: Bedroom Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:28

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Southern & Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severe by fire to Bedroom, severe smoke to first floor

Believed Cause: Accidental - Unattended candle

Initial Information: Bedroom involved in fire. 2 breathing apparatus, 1 high pressure hose reel & covering jet in use

Updated Incident Information: fire now extinguished, Positive Pressure Ventilation in use
STOP confirmed ventilation carried out. Salvage work been carried out. Incident handed back to home owner

Public Statement Issued:


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