Time Incident Posted: 11:20 HRS

Incident Date: 13/12/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: BELLEVILLE DRIVE, OADBY

Incident Number: 17873

Incident Type: HOUSE FIRE

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:57 HRS

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: WIGSTON AND EASTERN

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: WATCH MANAGER

Time Incident Closed: 12:11 HRS

Damage: 100% fire damage to first floor bedroom and 100% by smoke to first floor of property

Believed Cause: Fire investigation took place - cause was a Diva candle

Initial Information: Initial call reporting a fire in the bedroom of a domestic property.
Two storey domestic property - fire located in bedroom on first floor
Two BA, one hosereel in use, fire was out on arrival.
One person receiving first aid by Ambulance Service for burns to hands and taken to hospital.
Loft space checked for fire spread.

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