Time Incident Posted: 17:22

Incident Date: 28/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Uppingham Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 15943

Incident Type: Domestic house fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:31

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: one appliance from Eastern fire station and 1 from Central fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message received at 17:42

Damage: Damage: 100% to kitchen by smoke and fire.

Believed Cause: Believed Cause: accidental due to cooking.

Initial Information: 1 detached domestic property involved. Building consists of 2 floors measurinf approximately 5 metres x 6 metres. Fire located in the ground floor kitchen. 2 Breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet, and 1 covering jet in use. 1 female casualty being treated for smoke inhalation. Breathing apparatus under rapid deployment and positive pressure ventilation in use.

Updated Incident Information: 17:20 : fire now extinguished and breathing apparatus withdrawn. The pan involved has been placed outside. Equipment is being made up. Property ventilated. cutting away in progress to check for fire spread. Hose reel jet in use. Casualty being treated by paramedics.

17:42 stop message: one casualty taken to hospital by land ambulance. cutting away being carried out. no hot spots found. handover taking place. all equipment being made up. post incident responses being carried out. Cause: accidental due to cooking. Damage: 100% to kitchen by smoke and fire.

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