Time Incident Posted: 19:20

Incident Date: 07/02/2022

Incident Location: Incident Location: Discovery Way Ashby De La Zouch

Incident Number: 51747

Incident Type: Industrial Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:55

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x Swadlincote, 1 x Castle Donington, 1 x Ashby, 1 x Coalville and the Command Support Vehicle from Shepshed Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Unknown

Believed Cause: Under Investigation

Initial Information: Battery powered Forklift truck involved in fire inside commercial storage unit measuring 50 x 250 m
Fire fighting in progress using four breathing apparatus personnel and one main jet and one hose reel jet to extinguish fire.
Further breathing apparatus teams committed to assist with ventilation of building.
Fire now Extinguished.

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