Time Incident Posted: 14:29

Incident Date: 11/05/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Loughborough University, Epinal Way Loughborough

Incident Number: 6738

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Loughborough and 1 appliance from Shepshed

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 14:14 - 1 small fire involved in plastic bottle bin in common room, believed to be extinguished. Smoke logging to ground floor common room. 2BA and 1 HR jet are being committed for investigation purposes.

Updated Incident Information: STOP - 14:28 - 1 small fire in plastic bottle bin extinguished by on site staff prior to arrival of fire service. 1 common room and ground floor approximately 6m x 10m moderately smoke logged. 2 BA now withdrawn.

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