Time Incident Posted: 21:11

Incident Date: 24/06/2017

Incident Location: Swan Street Leicester

Incident Number: 9216

Incident Type: Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:54hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Western, Eastern and Two appliances from Central Station. Command Support Vehicle from Shepshed

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: One SM in attendance

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Building consisting of two floors involved in fire 30M x 15M, fire located externally but affecting the outside of building, one main jet, one hose reel jet, one short extension, one 9M ladder, two breathing apparatus used.
Two large Propane cylinders affected by heat, 6 to 7 Butane cylinders involved in fire, ground monitor used to cool cylinders.

Updated Incident Information: Incident now scaled down to two appliances.

Fire extinguished, crews have left scene but will be carrying out a reinspection later this evening

Public Statement Issued:


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