Time Incident Posted: 23:10

Incident Date: 27/06/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Main Street Stanford On Soar

Incident Number: 8380

Incident Type: Reports of building fire on a farm

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:43

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Loughborough and 1 pump from East Leake (Notts)

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Passerby reporting a building fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed approx 5 tonnes of straw involved in fire, 1 compressed air foam jet in use to extinguish the fire, drag forks being used to pull out the straw.
23;43 - Fire crew continuing to drag straw out using drag forks and 1 compressed foam jet to extinguish the fire.
Stop message at 00:05hrs - Dragging out continues, fire being extinguished using 1 compressed air foam jet.

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