Time Incident Posted: 16:00

Incident Date: 10/12/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Central Road, Hugglescote

Incident Number: 18315

Incident Type: Fire in the Open

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:35

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Coalville Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several reports of a fire coming from beneath the roadway.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival both Police (for traffic control) and Electricity Board were requested.
Incident involved an electrical fire from a double lidded chamber located in the footpath, 1 dry powder extinguisher in use, safety cordon set up.
15:23 - electrical engineer in attendance and checking fans in order to isolate supply - Fire Service remaining in attendance awaiting further representatives from Electricity Board.

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