Time Incident Posted: 21:57

Incident Date: 13/07/2021

Incident Location: Highfield Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 10908

Incident Type: Fire Retail/Public Assembly

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:18

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 fire engines from Central Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received reporting a fire believed to be coming from the roof of the property. Upon Fire Service arrival confirmation received that the fire was on the top floor of a three storey building, measuring approximately 6m by 10m. No persons reported. 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 Hose Reel Jet in use and Positive Pressure Ventilation being carried out.

Updated Incident Information: STOP: Fire extinguished and cutting away taking place. Level 1 Fire Investigation being carried out.

Public Statement Issued:


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