Time Incident Posted: 19:14

Incident Date: 05/05/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location:Burton Road Melton Mowbray

Incident Number: 6391

Incident Type: Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:45

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Melton, 1 from Oakham and 1 From Birstall - Command Support from Shepshed

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: CREW MANAGER

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Called to Kitchen fire in property. 2 Appliances from Melton sent originally. On arrival Assistance Message was sent for Make Pumps Four for Breathing Apparatus.

Single storey building consisting of 15 m x 25 m with fire located in kitchen.
Ambulance requested for 1 person suffering from smoke inhalation.
Fire Service checking loft area using triple extension ladder and 2 HR jets and thermal imaging camera in use.

Updated Incident Information: Fire now been extinguished. 2 BA and 1 HR jet in use.
1 short extension ladder and roof crawler in use. Requested the attendance of Red Cross Emergency Support Vehicle.
Access gained to loft, fire re ignited in loft area, 4BA, 1 triple extension ladder, 2 HR jets, Thermal Image Camera in use.
STOP - BA withdrawn, crews exposing internal hotspots in loft area, roof crawler, triple extension ladder and Thermal Image Camera in use.

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