Time Incident Posted: 07:44

Incident Date: 31/08/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Leicester Rd / London Road, Oadby

Incident Number: 13741

Incident Type: Flooding

Initial Emergency Call Received: 07:15

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Wigston Fire Station

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Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial reports of water running into domestic property

Updated Incident Information: Incident confirmed as large water leak from rear car park of funeral directors, junction of London Rd, Leicester Rd, and Wigston Rd. Believed to be due to burst water main, several businesses affected. Fire Service using hose to try and divert water. Police and STWA requested

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