Time Incident Posted: 22:25

Incident Date: 09/11/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Sibson Road Birstall

Incident Number: 16695

Incident Type: Chip fryer fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:00

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Birstall and 1 pump from Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 22:47

Damage: Slight smoke damage to building

Believed Cause: Accidental due to build up of fat

Initial Information: Call received to a chip fryer involved in fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed building of 2 floors 10m x 5m, fire in chip fryer
1 hose reel, 1 CO2 extinguisher and 2 breathing apparatus in use to fight the fire.
Gas to premises isolated
STOP Message 22:20 - Fire extinguished, breathing apparatus withdrawn.

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