Time Incident Posted: 03:15

Incident Date: 22/05/2023

Incident Location: Incident Location: Station Road, Earl Shilton

Incident Number: 57361

Incident Type: Fire Residential

Initial Emergency Call Received: 02:21

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Hinckley Station, 1 x appliance from Western Station, 1 x appliance from Southern Station, 1 x command support vehicle from Wigston station, 1 x Aerial appliance from Birstall station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial reports of fire in ceiling of residential property, 2 x appliances mobilised. Further calls received en route suggested the property was well alight, a 3rd appliance was sent.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival, incident confirmed as roof of 2 properties well alight - make pumps 4.
4th appliance sent on.
1 main jet, 2 hose reel jets and 4 breathing apparatus in use.
Further assistance message received requesting attendance of Aerial Ladder Platform.
03:23 - Informative Message - fire located in roof of 2 properties, 2 main jets, 2 hose reels jets in use, all breathing apparatus withdrawn.

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