Time Incident Posted: 14:10

Incident Date: 16/09/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Ashby De La Zouch

Incident Number: 14024

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:36

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Fire engine from Ashby station, 1 Fire engine from Swadlincote station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 13:16

Damage: 20% by fire to kitchen, severe by smoke to kitchen, moderate smoke to property

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: 1 Semi detached bungalow involved in fire. Fire located int he kitchen. Fire service gained access through forced entry to locked door. 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 Hose Reel Jet used to extinguish fire. Positive Pressure Ventilation fan used to ventilate property.

Pan removed to open air, property fully ventilated.

Updated Incident Information: Red Cross Emergency Response Vehicle requested and attended incident.

Public Statement Issued: Smoke alarms were fitted and working at this property. Please test YOUR smoke alarm NOW - you never know when you will need them.


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