Time Incident Posted: 19;30

Incident Date: 27/08/2017

Incident Location: Owen Close, Leicester

Incident Number: 12902

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:47

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Eastern and one appliance from Western.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 18:22

Damage: Severe by fire to bedroom

Believed Cause: Accidental by unattended candle.

Initial Information: Call received to black smoke at the window and a smell of smoke.
On arrival one property involved in fire two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and one covering jet used to extinguish fire. Fire was located in first floor bedroom.

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