Time Incident Posted: 13:15

Incident Date: 11/11/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Aikman Avenue, Leicester

Incident Number: 16356

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:13

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Western and Southern stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 12:42

Damage: Small amount of damage to a carpet

Believed Cause: Believed accidental due to discarded cigarettes.

Initial Information: Smoke seen coming from the upstairs windows of a building that is boarded up.

Updated Incident Information: Derelict building involved in fire believed to be on the second floor. 4 breathing apparatus and 2 hose reel jets in use. Full search of the property carried out and no persons found.

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