Time Incident Posted: 23:06

Incident Date: 22/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Filbert Village, Lineker Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 15641

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:35

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 pumps Central, 2 pumps Eastern, 1 pump Western and CSV from Wigston.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 23:24

Damage: Slight fire to cooker and pan

Believed Cause: Unattended pan on cooker

Initial Information: Call from security stating kitchen fire, believed out

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed - Fire on second floor in a flat within block C. Fire out on arrival. Fire extinguished by on site security staff using 1 CO2 extinguisher and fire blanket.
Fire crews using Thermal Image Camera to check area and positive ventilation fan to clear smoke and ventilate area.
STOP message at 23:02: Pan of oil on cooker left unattended, Fire out on arrival.
Fire investigation being carried out.

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