Time Incident Posted: 11:35

Incident Date: 12/11/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Leycroft Road Leicester

Incident Number: 17141

Incident Type: Fire industrial

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:43

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Western, 1 appliance from Birstall, 1 appliance from Eastern, 1 appliance from Market Harborough, 1 appliance from Southern, 1 appliance from Central, 1 appliance from Coalville, Command support Vehicle from Shepshed, Aerial ladder platform from Central, Welfare vehicle from Kibworth

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Station Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from site stating factory filling with smoke possible fire on roof.

11:06 - Assistance message make pumps 6 for personnel
11:16 - Assistance message request the attendance of ALP (Aerial ladder platform)

Updated Incident Information: 11:29 - Roof involved in fire, no casualties, 2 HR jets and 4BA in use - factory measures approx 60m x 30m and is 2 floors.
13:13 - Location of fire is in roof, currently no equipment in use. Preparations being carried out for Technical Rescue to get to work.
13:55 - Tecnical Rescue are currently cutting away using stihl saw

Public Statement Issued:


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