Time Incident Posted: 00:53

Incident Date: 23/09/2017

Incident Location: St Saviours road leicester

Incident Number: 14368

Incident Type: Factory Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:22

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Four appliances and the command support vehicle

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: watch manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Machine severe by fire / light smoke to Factory

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Fire in smoke filteration machine in processing area of large dying factory
fire servicing using four breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets to extinguish with one covering jet on stand by

Updated Incident Information: Crews have extinguished fire and re-inspection to be actioned in approximately two hours
Re-inspection carried out using Thermal Image Camera - no signs of hotspots, no further action required.

Public Statement Issued:


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