Time Incident Posted: 18:20

Incident Date: 28/04/2020

Incident Location: Manor Lane Langham

Incident Number: 7525

Incident Type: Chimney Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:46

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Oakham

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 18:15


Believed Cause: Birds Nest blocking chimney

Initial Information: Call to a chimney fire at a property on Manor Lane, Langham.
Birds nest blocking chimney causing loft area to fill with smoke.
Fire in hearth is being extinguished , chimney kit in use

Updated Incident Information: STOP@ 18:15 confirmed that the fire in the hearth had been extinguished and removed
Property being allowed to naturally ventilate

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