Time Incident Posted: 20:47

Incident Date: 15/02/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: London Road, Oadby

Incident Number: 2254

Incident Type: Chimney Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:26

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 19:40


Believed Cause: Chimney Fire

Initial Information: One Chimney involved in fire, Firefighters attempting to extinguish the fire by the hearth using Chimney equipment , Thermal Imaging Camera used to inspect the loft space and the chimney breast. Thermal Imaging Camera also used to monitor temperature on the ground and first floor. Stop message received at 19:40 Fire was extinguished and all equipment was made up.

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