Time Incident Posted: 07:30

Incident Date: 23/12/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Buckminster Road Coston

Incident Number: 19482

Incident Type: Building fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 04:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 fire engines from Melton Mowbray

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 05:37

Damage: Slight fire damaged to coal shed and contents

Believed Cause: Accidental - Hot ashes ignited coal

Initial Information: Call from occupier to fire in the building

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed fire in small coal shed attached to the house, 1 water hose reel being used to extinguish the fire and thermal Image camera in use to check for hot spots
Stop message 05:36hrs - Fire out, 1 male occupant suffering slight smoke inhalation in the care of EMAS.

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