Time Incident Posted: 19:10

Incident Date: 17/01/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Holt Drive, Loughborough

Incident Number: 2613

Incident Type: Dwelling fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:44

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine and tactical response vehicle from Loughborough, 1 fire engine from Birstall and 1 fire engine from Castle Donington

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 19:15

Damage: Slight fire damage to bedroom floor

Believed Cause: deliberate ignition

Initial Information: Call received from member of the public reporting a dwelling fire and believed persons inside the building.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed everyone was safe and out of the dwelling, The fire put out by the occupier.
The building is a 2 floor domestic dwelling, a small fire in the 1st floor bedroom, fire was out on arrival. Fire crews inspecting the area.
1 female occupant suffered slight smoke inhalation and was given oxygen by fire crew, ambulance attended and occupant taken to the LRI for a checkup.

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