Time Incident Posted: 21:28

Incident Date: 09/12/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Baggrave Road, South Croxton

Incident Number: 18580

Incident Type: Slate Roof Chimney Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:18

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 22:08


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: A call was received to a slate roof dwelling with a chimney on fire. The caller advised that all occupants were out of the building.

Updated Incident Information: The fire was located in flue of a wood burner. A hearth kit and chimney kit were put to use.

An inspection of the flue was carried out and there was no sign of fire spread.

Public Statement Issued:


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