Time Incident Posted: 04:21

Incident Date: 11/06/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hickling Lane, Long Clawson

Incident Number: 7826

Incident Type: Building fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 03:43

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 from Melton Mowbray station, 1 from Birstall station, 1 from West Bridgford station, command support vehicle from Shepshed station.

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Initial Information: Called to smoke issuing from building, 2 appliances initially sent, on arrival it was discovered building was well alight, a further 2 appliances were requested to attend to assist. Building involved is an industrial building, measuring approximately 20 metres x 6 metres. Building is single storey, Fire within building and smoke issuing. 4 breathing apparatus, one hosereel jet and one main jet in use.

Updated Incident Information: 07:12 - Fire service still in attendance at incident, ventilation of building in progress using 3 positive pressure ventilation fans.

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