Time Incident Posted: 11:15

Incident Date: 02/02/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Grand Union Canal near Main Street, Foxton

Incident Number: 3528

Incident Type: Boat Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:32

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Market Harborough and Wigston stations. Water Rescue unit from Southern station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Calls received to a canal boat on fire.

Updated Incident Information: 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel jet in use. Technical rescue standing by for crew safety as working next to water.

Public Statement Issued:


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