Time Incident Posted: 15:20

Incident Date: 22/12/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Fraser Close, Leicester

Incident Number: 18527

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:31

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Eastern station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 14:54


Believed Cause: Carelessly discarded smoking material

Initial Information: Call received to a fire in the bin compound

Updated Incident Information: 1 industrial bin in a block of flats involved in fire.
2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel and 1 positive pressure ventilation in use.

Public Statement Issued:


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