Time Incident Posted: 13:33

Incident Date: 19/10/2017

Incident Location: Milton Crescent, Leicester

Incident Number: 15760

Incident Type: Derelict Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:59

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 13:37

Damage: 5% by fire to building

Believed Cause: Deliberate ignition by persons unknown

Initial Information: Call received from site, reporting smoke seen coming from the roof.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival crews confirmed fire located on the ground floor
4 breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets, one jet and positive pressure ventilation have been used to extinguish the fire.
Crews are making up equipment

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