Time Incident Posted: 15:00

Incident Date: 21/11/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Apple Crescent Leicester

Incident Number: 16916

Incident Type: Car crash into house

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:53

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Central and Wigston. Technical Rescue Team from Southern and Specialist vehicles from Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Request from Police to attend a car that had crashed into a house and possible persons trapped.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival, 1 car had collided with the house, no persons trapped in the vehicle and occupants of the house had evacuated safely.
Utilities to the house isolated by fire crews. Police on scene. Residents evacuated for safety.
Building Inspector from the local authority requested to attend to inspect the property. Properties either side evacuated.
Technical Rescue liaising with the building inspector regarding shoring up of the property. Technical Rescue building a Raker support to the ground floor of the house.

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