Time Incident Posted: 06:20

Incident Date: 21/10/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Jeremy Close, Belgrave, Leicester

Incident Number: 16266

Incident Type: Garage fiire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 fire engines from eastern station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 06:30

Damage: Moderate fire damage to furniture and other domestic articles within the garage.

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition by persons unknown

Initial Information: Call from member of the public reporting a garage on fire

Updated Incident Information: Garage on fire within a row of 8 garages. Fire crews used 1 water hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus wearers to extinguish the fire.
Crews entered adjoining garages to make sure there was no fire spread.
Police informed as cause believed to be deliberate.

Public Statement Issued:


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