Time Incident Posted: 15:56
Incident Date: 11/11/2021
Incident Location: Incident Location: Herrick Road, Leicester, LE2 6DH
Incident Number: 17100
Incident Type: Fire Domestic
Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:16
Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Central Fire Station
Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: WM
Time Incident Closed: 15:58
Damage: 50% fire damage to car and window frames
Believed Cause: Believed to be electrical fault with the car
Initial Information: Multiple calls to a fire, initial report was possibly a car fire, however the fire was so fierce that it spread to the window frames of the house
Updated Incident Information: Fire affected windows at the front of the property. Fire Service used 2 breathing apparatus working in the open and 2 hose reel jets.
No casualties and all persons accounted for as they had retreated to the rear garden
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