Time Incident Posted: 20:00

Incident Date: 28/03/2023

Incident Location: Incident Location: Torrance Drive Melton Mowbray

Incident Number: 54623

Incident Type: Dwelling fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:50

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 fire engines from Melton Mowbray Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 19:50

Damage: Lamp and speaker severe by fire. Bedroom slight smoke damage

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical fault

Initial Information: Occupier of property reported an electrical fire within the dwelling

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed light smoke issuing from 1st floor of dwelling, 2 fire fighters in breathing apparatus with 1 water hose reel and 1 CO2 extinguisher deployed.
Electrical supply to property isolated.
Fire confirmed as put out by occupier before arrival of fire service.
Natural ventilation of property taken place.
Property has 2 working smoke alarms.

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