Time Incident Posted: 20:00

Incident Date: 02/04/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Leicester Road, Sapcote

Incident Number: 6556

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:36

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Hinckley and 1 from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severe by fire to downstairs kitchen. Severe smoke damage to rest of property

Believed Cause: Electrical fault in fridge within kitchen

Initial Information: Fridge involved in fire.
Upon arrival Incident Commander requested to make pumps 3 due to building well alight.
Fire located in kitchen area.
4 Breathing Apparatus, 2 Hose Reel Jets and 1 Covering Jet in use.

Updated Incident Information: STOP@20;13 confirmed fire extinguished Property was a 2 storey derelict building.
2 breathing apparatus 2 hose reel jets in use for damping down

Public Statement Issued:


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