Time Incident Posted: 03:53

Incident Date: 27/09/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Nansen Road Leicester

Incident Number: 14559

Incident Type: Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 03:10

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Severe damage to front door, heat damage to kitchen and light smoke logging to the rest of the house.

Initial Information: Called by neighbour to disused domestic property. Smoke seen from front of building.

Assistance message received from Crews on scene for Police as believed deliberate ignition.

2 Storey building measuring 5 x 15m involved in fire. Fire on ground floor. 2 BA under stage one in use with 1 HR jet and 1 Covering Jet in use.

PPV used to vent property and scene preservation carried out.

Updated Incident Information: Incident Commander requests Level 2 Fire Investigation Officers

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