Time Incident Posted: 09:58

Incident Date: 30/09/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Dunster Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 14279

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 07:15

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Central 1 from Western 1 from Southern, Aerial Ladder Platform from Central, Command Support Vehicle from Wigston and 1 Station Manager

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed: 16:00


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Reports of a property involved in fire.
Crews confirmed roof space well alight, 3 High Pressure hose reels 1 main jet in use. 6 Breathing Apparatus wearers committed to property. Aerial Ladder Platform also in use.
Western Power, Police and Ambulance in attendance.
Electrics to property have been isolated.

Updated Incident Information: Fire now extinguished and all breathing apparatus withdrawn. All persons now accounted for. Incident has been scaled down to 2 Appliances and the Aerial Ladder Platform.
Aerial Ladder Platform in use for damping down.
All hotspots have been damped down

Public Statement Issued:


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