Time Incident Posted: 02:43

Incident Date: 22/06/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Colton Street Leicester

Incident Number: 9108

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:01

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Central station, 2 appliances from Eastern Station, 1 appliance from Western Station, 1 command support vehicle from Wigston Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: 2 officers mobilised

Time Incident Closed: 00:40

Damage: rubbish involved damaged by fire, light smoke damage to building

Believed Cause: cause believed deliberate ignition

Initial Information: 23:11 - Fire in bin compound, 2 BA and 1 HR in use

23:38 - BA now withdrawn, fire extinguished. Positive pressure ventilation fan being utilised to clear smoke from building. Damping down continuing

00:20 - STOP - All equipment being made up.

00:40 - 1 casualty being conveyed to LRI as a precautionary measure. Incident being left with the police.

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