Time Incident Posted: 21:40
Incident Date: 29/07/2017
Incident Location: Incident Location: Keats Lane Earl Shilton
Incident Number: 11259
Incident Type: Disused building fire
Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:52
Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Hinckley and 1 pump from Southern
Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager
Time Incident Closed: 19:55
Damage: 5m of floor boards severe by fire
Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition
Initial Information: Call from neighbour reporting smoke from top of the building coming out of the windows.
Updated Incident Information: On arrival incident commander confirmed smoke issuing from 3rd floor of derelict building, 9 metre ladder in use to investigate.
19:27 Stop message - small fire on 3rd floor of building, 1 hose reel jet in use to extinguish the fire.
Public Statement Issued:
Please note that Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service warrants that the information provided is believed accurate as at the date and time of publishing, this includes an indication of the nature of the incident, the cause motive and basic cause description. The Service reserves the right after that date to change, at its absolute discretion, the information provided in any way it chooses including but not limited to deletion and addition without further notice to you.