Time Incident Posted: 16:05

Incident Date: 01/06/2022

Incident Location: Briar Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 57762

Incident Type: Domestic Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:08

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 15:59

Damage: 20% by Fire and moderate smoke damage

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received advising of a kitchen fire.
Upon arrival this was confirmed as a kitchen fire that was out on arrival. Investigation taking place.

Updated Incident Information: This is a kitchen fire involving a hob and extractor fan. All persons accounted for.
Electrics have been isolated. Fire Crews are cutting away and removal of extractor fan taking place to check for any fire spread.

STOP: Cutting away has now been completed.

Public Statement Issued:


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