Time Incident Posted: 19:11

Incident Date: 09/01/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Barrow Road, Quorn

Incident Number: 365

Incident Type: Chimney Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:06

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Birstall Station and one Aerial Ladder Platform from Central Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 18:54


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Fire Control received a couple of calls to a chimney fire in Barrow Road.

On arrival, fire crews confirmed one chimney was involved in fire and had a thermal imaging camera and chimney kit in use. They also requested the attendance of an aerial ladder platform.

Updated Incident Information: The fire was extinguished and no hot spots were found. Advice was given to the homeowner and all equipment was made up.

Public Statement Issued:


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