Time Incident Posted: 20:30

Incident Date: 01/04/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Cartwright Drive Oadby

Incident Number: 4730

Incident Type: Hedgerow fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:04

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Wigston Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 20:30

Damage: Fire damage to hedgerow and hedge cuttings

Believed Cause: Accidental - Spark from embers in braizer

Initial Information: Call from occupier reporting hedge fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed STOP message at 20:19 - 2 square metres of hedge and hedge cuttings involved in fire, 1 hose reel and drag forks in use

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