Time Incident Posted: 15:35

Incident Date: 19/10/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: The Marina, Barrow upon Soar

Incident Number: 15813

Incident Type: Boat fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:55

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Technical rescue team from southern fire station , 1 appliance from Birstall and 1 appliance from Loughborough station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message received at 16:15

Damage: 30% fire damage to the interior of the boat

Believed Cause: accidental

Initial Information: 1 narrowboat involved in fire. All persons are accounted for.
1 hose reel jet and 2 breathing apparatus in use
fire extinguished
investigation carried out : cause deemed accidental

Updated Incident Information:

Public Statement Issued:


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