00:05 - 1 single storey building measuring 40m x 15m. Building is derelict, fire is in roof of building. 1 compressed air foam jet (CAFS) and 1 HR jet in use
00:39 - 4 hose reel jets and 4 triple extension ladders in use. Good progress being made knocking fire down
01:07 - Fire now under control. Knocking down of hot spots in roof in progress. 3 hose reel jets and 3 triple extension ladders in use. 1 roof crawler and working at height gear in use
01:39 - Further seats of fire found in building. 3 hose reel jets, 3 triple extension ladders, 1 roof crawler and working at height in use.
02:05 - All seats of fire in building have been brought under control. 2 hose reel jets being used to hit hot spots and for damping down.
02:38 - Majority of hot spots have now been extinguished however there are still a number of hot spots difficult to locate under rubble. 1 hose reel jet in use.
04:10 - Several hostspots still present - damping down still in progress using 1 hose reel jet in use.
05:10 - All hotspots now extinguished, making up of equipment in progress. A Re inspection will be required at 10:00hrs
11:43 - Re-inspection, Damping down of hotspots in floor space being carried out using one hose reel. Further examination of rest of the property being carried out using thermal imaging camera to check for any further hotspots.
A Further re inspection is required at 1700 hours
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