Time Incident Posted: 18:08

Incident Date: 28/11/2016

Incident Location: West Avenue, Wigston

Incident Number: 17699

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire - cooker involved

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:09

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 from Central Station

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Time Incident Closed: 18:08

Damage: 10% fire damage to cooker, slight smoke damage to property

Believed Cause: Accidental due to faulty electrics

Initial Information: Cooker involved in fire, fire out on arrival of fire service, 2 breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet used. Property checked with thermal imaging camera for hot spots. Property naturally ventilated. Cooker removed from housing unit.

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