Time Incident Posted: 20:50

Incident Date: 31/12/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Bonchurch Street

Incident Number: 18846

Incident Type: Fire Rubbish and Refuse

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:29

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Central station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 20:44


Believed Cause: Accidental by carelessly discarded smoking material

Initial Information: Call received to a metal waste bin and rubbish on fire.

Updated Incident Information: Fire was out on arrival of the Fire Service. 1 hose reel used for damping down.

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