Time Incident Posted: 15:30

Incident Date: 02/07/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Baker Street, Coalville

Incident Number: 10895

Incident Type: Derelict Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:57

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Fire appliance from Coalville Station, Shepshed and Swadlincote, Further request for Western Station fire appliance and ALP from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager - Station Manager in attendance

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Fire Control have received a large number of calls to a building fire on Baker Street in Coalville.
Crews have confirmed that there is a fire located on the ground floor of a disused three storey building that measures 20m x 20 m.
They are using two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and two main jets to extinguish a fire that is now deemed under control.

Updated Incident Information: This incident was increased to four pumps. Arial ladder platform was requested to fight hot spots on the roof. Main fire within building was confirmed extinguished at 17:21

Public Statement Issued:


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