Time Incident Posted: 09:59

Incident Date: 15/12/2017

Incident Location: Welford Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 18860

Incident Type: Dangerous Structure

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:57

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Central Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 09:41


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from Police reporting bricks falling from a chimney onto the pavement. On arrival chimney stack was inspected internally and externally. The footpaths were closed by the Fire Service as a precaution for pedestrians. Chimney requires repair from qualified roofer or builder. Incident left with the owner of the property to ensure chimney is repaired. Incident handover form completed.

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