Time Incident Posted: 22:00

Incident Date: 10/02/2018

Incident Location: Hinckley Road, Sapcote

Incident Number: 1982

Incident Type: Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Hinckley, one appliance from Southern, one appliance from Western and Water Carrier from Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Fire Investigation to be carried out on Monday 13th

Initial Information: Calls received reporting stables involved in fire with livestock inside. Crews mobilised and once in attendance requested further appliance and water carrier. Building fully involved in fire measuring 25m x 15m, building used to store livestock and machinery.

Updated Incident Information: Two Main Jets and hose reels used to extinguish fire, damp down and turn over. Two horses confirmed as deceased. Advice given to property owner and equipment made up.

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