Time Incident Posted: 17:156

Incident Date: 16/07/2018

Incident Location: Braunston Road Knossington

Incident Number: 9994

Incident Type: Barn Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:45

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Oakham, 1 from Melton and 1 from Eastern

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Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Called to a Barn 10m x 20m involved in fire containing approx 800 tonnes of Hay involved in fire.
incident has been scaled down to 1 fire appliance.
Hay bails now being allowed to burn out.
1 water wall being used to periodically to protect sileage.

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