Time Incident Posted: 05:20

Incident Date: 22/03/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Temple road Leicester

Incident Number: 6077

Incident Type: Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 04:59

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Two appliances from Eastern Station, Two appliances from Central Station and the Command Support Vehicle from Wigston Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: stop message recieved at 06:44


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Called to a building involved in fire.
Crews trying to gain access to a two storey building measuring 30m x 10m
Breathing Apparatus, two hose reel jets and one main jet in use

Updated Incident Information: smoke logged building being investigated by crews using two Breathing Apparatus, one main jet and two hose reel jets.
investigations in progress and police on scene
stop message - fire extinguished and all breathing apparatus withdrawn fire investigation being carried out.
10:20 fire investiagtion currently underway and police in attendance

Public Statement Issued:


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