Time Incident Posted: 19:30

Incident Date: 09/05/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Milton Crescent, Leicester

Incident Number: 6614

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:10

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Birstall 1 from Western and one from Central and one Officer

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 19:12

Damage: 100% to rubbish and 20% to kitchen surface

Believed Cause: Believed Deliberate

Initial Information: Call received to smoke seen coming out of building, on arrival confirmed 2 small fires found in building, 1 hose reel jet in use and further search of the property being carried out.
2 fires were located on the ground floor and on investigation of the property a further fire was located on the first floor, further investigation of the roof area being carried out to check for fires.
2 hose reel jets and a short extension ladder in use. Confirmed no further fires in the roof space.
STOP All fires extinguished and equipment being made up. Police were also in attendance at this incident.

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