Time Incident Posted: 19:27

Incident Date: 25/12/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Belgrave Gate, Leicester

Incident Number: 19351

Incident Type: Disused building involved in fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:09

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 from Eastern station, 2 from Central station, command support vehicle from Wigston station.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls received to reports of smoke issuing from a disused building. 2 appliances initially attended, on arrival they requested further 2 to attend.
Building involved in fire measuring 20 metres x 20 metres, consisting of two floors, building is a disused public house and fire is located on the first floor. 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel jet in use.

Updated Incident Information: 19:38 - 4 breathing apparatus and 3 jets now in use at incident.
20:02 - Fire has now been extinguished, 2 breathing apparatus and one main jet in use.

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