Time Incident Posted: 10:50

Incident Date: 11/05/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Castle Road, Kirby Muxloe

Incident Number: 6723

Incident Type: Cat Stuck On Roof

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:45

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Western Fire Station + 1 x Aerial Ladder Platform from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial call received from RSPCA on scene, cat on 2 storey high domestic property, on chimney stack, too scared and unable to get down. 1 x appliance mobilised from Western Station.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident was confirmed as Cat stuck on roof, Fire Service liaising with RSPCA on scene, 1 x 9 Metre ladder and Working at Height equipment being got to work. Fire Service initially tried to remove Cat from roof via ladders however this was proving difficult therefore an Aerial Ladder platform Appliance was requested to attend. Aerial Ladder Platform sent from Central Fire Station.
12:00 hrs - Aerial Ladder Platform now being got to work to remove Cat from roof.

Stop Message received at 12:30 - Cat rescued using ALP and in the care of RSPCA.

Public Statement Issued:


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