Time Incident Posted: 18:33
Incident Date: 20/08/2017
Incident Location: Incident Location: Vestry House , Leicester LE1 1WJ
Incident Number: 12474
Incident Type: Building fire
Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:56
Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Easter fire station, 2 from Hastings road and 1 from Aikman avenue. Also command support vehicle from Shepshed attended due to type of incident.
Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer in charge of appliance
Time Incident Closed:
Damage: Confined to bin chute
Believed Cause: Discarded smoking materials
Initial Information: Call received to a bin chute fire on the 6th floor of vestry house. No reports of any persons involved and no reports of any injuries. Initial information from fire crews on the scene stated the fire had been confined to the bin chute on the 6th floor. Crews were using 1 main jet to deal with the incident. At 18:30 Stop message was received stating the incident had been extinguished and property allowed to ventilate naturally.
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