Time Incident Posted: 01:40

Incident Date: 12/03/2022

Incident Location: Incident Location: London Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 53392

Incident Type: Fire Industrial/Commercial P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:43

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 6 Fire Appliances and Command Support Vehicle from Stations across the City

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Station Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Under investigation.

Initial Information: Call received to smoke issuing from a Cash and Carry premises. Initial attendance of 3 appliances. Assistance Message received from incident ground to make pumps 6 for personnel and large amounts of smoke issuing.
Fire service currently dealing with incident, please avoid area.

Updated Incident Information: *UPDATE* - 0220hrs - Fire located and extinguished. 4 Firefighters in breathing apparatus using 2 hose-reel jets extinguished fire. Damping down taking place.

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