Time Incident Posted: 20:04

Incident Date: 02/07/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wharf Way, Glen Parva

Incident Number: 9693

Incident Type: Building fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:56

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from Wigston fire station, 1 appliance and the aerial ladder platform from central fire station, 1 from southern fire station, 1 from eastern fire station and the welfare unit from Kibworth fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: multiple calls received to reports of a building involved in fire

Updated Incident Information: 18;20 1 building measuring approximately 50 metres x 10 metres fully involved in fire. building is believed to be unused and derelict. 3 main jets in use

18:48 Aerial ladder platform is being set up and ready to work. 1 main jt , 1 hose reel and light portable pump in use. electricity board in attendance. Gas board in attendance

19:21 aerial ladder platform is being got to work and is making good progress. 1 main jet and light portable pump in use

19:41 aerial ladder platform is removing tiles and damping down the roof space

20:22 aerial ladder platform still in use for damping down. excess equipment being made up. Building inspector has completed survey and is satisfied with the building condition

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