Time Incident Posted: 19:15

Incident Date: 18/12/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Barleyfield, Hinckley Fields Industrial Estate, Hinckley

Incident Number: 18127

Incident Type: Fire Industrial/Commerical P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:39

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Hinckley and 1 Appliance from Nuneaton

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call from passer by to smoke issuing from closed Industrial Unit, 1 Appliance sent to investigate

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival crews requested assistance of 2 further appliances as fire within Industrial Premises, fire located within a powder paint drying oven within premises and 2 Firefighters wearing Breathing Apparatus using 1 hose-reel jet were utilised to tackle fire.
*STOP MESSAGE - 19:40* - Fire extinguished and all equipment being made up. Positive Pressure Ventilation fans being used to ventilate premises.

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