Time Incident Posted: 23:25

Incident Date: 27/12/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location:Pocklingtons Walk Leicester

Incident Number: 19119

Incident Type: Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:05

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: one appliance from Eastern and two appliances from Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 02:15

Damage: Damage was sever to cupboard on ground floor by fire, heat and smoke

Believed Cause: Carelessly discarded smoking materials

Initial Information: Fire on the ground floor of a three storey building
four breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets in use

Updated Incident Information: 9 members of the public have been led to safety by the fire service

Public Statement Issued:


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