Time Incident Posted: 14:39

Incident Date: 01/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Havencrest Drive - Thurnby Lodge

Incident Number: 9001

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:31

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Central, 1 appliance from Western, 1 special appliance from Wigston, 2 appliances from Eastern, 1 appliance from Melton Mowbray, 1 special appliance from Kibworth and 1 special appliance from Uppingham

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Damage has not yet been confirmed

Believed Cause: Accidental -

Initial Information: 1 shed involved in fire between 2 properties, fire has spread to 2 semi-detached houses. All persons are accounted for.
6 Breathing apparatus in use, 2 hosereel jets, 1 main jet and 9 meter ladder.

Updated Incident Information: internal and external fire of 1 property extinguished. fire still burning in the roof space of the second property.
Police requested for crowd and traffic control.
fire is located externally between properties. ! property involved ground floor externally and 1st floor and eaves involved. 2nd property front porch roof space and first floor.
BA , HR, Thermal image camera, ladder and ALP being got to work to extinguish hot spots.
positive pressure ventilation being got to work to clear smoke from roof space.
Building inspector requested to attend.
ALP being got to work to sheet up affected roofs
fire investigation is now taking place.

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