Time Incident Posted: 22:01

Incident Date: 25/01/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Parker Drive Leicester

Incident Number: 1186

Incident Type: Derelict Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:27

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliance from Eastern & 1 from Birstal

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: 1 Officer for Incident Command

Time Incident Closed: 23:07


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Called to single storey derelict building measuring 30 x 20 m involved in fire.
On arrival crews sent Assistance Message for Make Pumps Three for personnel
Breaking in tools, 2 BA and 1 Main jet in use.

Updated Incident Information: Multiple seats of fire found within building. Crews also located several cylinders that have been removed from building.
Ventilation of the building taking place. 4 BA, 1 Main Jet and 1 Hose reel in use.
Parker Drive has been closed to Traffic for crew safety.
Fire is believed to now have extinguished. Thermal image camera being used to check for fire spread.
Smoke logging to multiple units on ground floor. All BA withdrawn and damping down in progress

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