Time Incident Posted: 20:10

Incident Date: 02/11/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Critchlow Road, Huncote

Incident Number: 16470

Incident Type: Chip Pan Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:38

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 40P1

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: Stop 20:06

Damage: 10% Flame and heat to kitchen and 30% smoke damage to kitchen

Believed Cause: Accidental - unattended chip pan

Initial Information: The emergency call was received from the occupier of the property reporting a fire, everybody was out of the house. Crews confirmed that this was a chip pan and cooker extractor involved but they believed the fire was out upon their arrival. Two breathing apparatus wearers with a hose reel entered the property to check, advice was given to the occupier.

Updated Incident Information:

Public Statement Issued: Never leave cooking unattended


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