Time Incident Posted: 23:00

Incident Date: 28/04/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Western Road Leicester

Incident Number: 5734

Incident Type: High rise building fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:09

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: two appliances from Central station, two from Eastern station, one from Southern station and the command support vehicle from Wigston station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Under investigation

Initial Information: five storey building involved in fire
fire located in kitchen of ground floor flat
two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet in use
fire extinguished and positive pressure ventilation fan used to clear smoke
all persons are accounted for

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