Time Incident Posted: 15:25

Incident Date: 04/12/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Lee Circle Leicester

Incident Number: 18289

Incident Type: Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:55

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Eastern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 16:49

Damage: 10 sqm of paper, office furniture and carpet destroyed by fire

Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call to small fire on second floor of empty office building. 2 Breathing apparatus , 1 x 9 meters ladder and breaking in tools in use.

Small Fire location on second floor and extinguish using 1 hose reel and PPV fan in use to clear smoke logging.

Police also in attendance.

Updated Incident Information: Ventilation continues due to size and layout of building. Crews remain in attendance liaising with police.

Public Statement Issued:


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