Time Incident Posted: 04:05

Incident Date: 12/01/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Main Street, Snarestone

Incident Number: 2550

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 02:12

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from ashby and 1 x appliance from coalville

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% severe by smoke and 20% heat damage to kitchen

Believed Cause: fault in battery operated scales.

Initial Information: call received to reports of fire in kitchen of domestic property

Updated Incident Information: Property had a fire in ground floor kitchen - fire was out on arrival.
Property was heavily smoke logged - 1 dog received first aid from Fire Service - Oxygen therapy for smoke inhalation
Fire crews investigated fire, cleared smoke from property and made property safe.

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