Time Incident Posted: 18:40

Incident Date: 11/01/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Cooke Close, Thurmaston

Incident Number: 474

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:18hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Birstall and 1 pump from Eastern Fire Stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: damage isolated to dishwasher and slight smoke logging to kitchen area

Believed Cause: electrical fault

Initial Information: Caller reporting kitchen fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed Fire involving dishwasher machine in the kitchen area, Fire Out On Arrival.
2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 CO2 extinguisher used
Washing machine removed to open air by fire crews
STOP Message 18:43hrs - Machine removed to open, advice given to occupier by fire crew.

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