Time Incident Posted: 23:25 hrs

Incident Date: 07/12/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Nansen Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 17626

Incident Type: Fire Industrial/Commercial

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:36 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Wigston, Western, Southern, Kibworth, Market Harborough, Shepshed, Coalville

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Station Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: To follow

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received to a machine on fire within a single storey factory used as a dye works.
Fire was extinguished using internal steam process.
Two breathing apparatus and a jet were in use by Fire Service personnel.
Incident handover completed with on site staff.
Reinspection to be carried out at 0730 during daylight hours on Tuesday.

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