Time Incident Posted: 20:55

Incident Date: 13/02/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Burton Road Ashby De La Zouch

Incident Number: 2103

Incident Type: Building Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:38

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Five appliances, One Aerial ladder platform, one command support vehicle, one welfare vehicle and one water carrier

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Group Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Called to a derelict five storey building involved in fire.
fire on the first floor - however later confirmed as the whole building well alight.
Breathing apparatus and main jets in use to fight the fire

Updated Incident Information: Incident at its height consisted of 5 pumps, 1 Aerial Ladder Platform and 2 x water carriers were sent.
10:00 hrs - 1 x pump and ALP crew remain in attendance damping down hotspots. Fire Investigation team and Police Scenes Of Crimes officers in attendance.

Public Statement Issued:


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