Time Incident Posted: 22:09

Incident Date: 29/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hinckley Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 10821

Incident Type: Fire Derelict Building P1

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:46

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Four appliances and a Command Support Vehicle

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: Stop Message: 22:06


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Fire Control received a call from a member of the public to smoke seen issuing from the roof the derelict property and 2 appliances were mobilised.

The first informative message confirmed the building as disused. 6 crew members wearing breathing apparatus, 3 extended hose reel jets and 1 covering jet were in use.

Ambulance, Air Ambulance and the Police were in attendance.

A full search of property took place and all persons were accounted for. A Level 1 fire investigation was carried out.

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