Time Incident Posted: 02:20

Incident Date: 19/01/2024

Incident Location: Incident Location: Dawkins Road, Donisthorpe

Incident Number: 51337

Incident Type: Dwelling fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:15

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Fire engines from Ashby, Swadlincote and Burton On Trent.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Under Investigation

Initial Information: Call from resident reporting house fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed fire in detached property, 1 main jet, 2 hose reel jets and 4 Breathing apparatus wearers fighting the fire.
Fire spread to neighbouring property lean to building.
Gas and electricity companies requested to attend to isolate utilities.
Crew re inspecting incident to day

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