Time Incident Posted: 09:58

Incident Date: 02/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Harrison Close, Wigston

Incident Number: 11435

Incident Type: Fire Commercial/Industrial

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Wigston Station, 2 appliances from Central Station and 1 appliance from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 10:33


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial call received from the site advising of a fire in the yard of the premises.

Updated Incident Information: 09:40 - Assistance message received to request further appliances to assist for water and foam purposes.
09:54 - One single storey metal clad storage facility involved in fire. Two breathing apparatus deployed under rapid deployment and one hose reel jet using aqueous film forming foam in use.
10:09 - Good progress is being made and all breathing apparatus has been withdrawn. Dragging out and damping down of hot spots is in progress.
10:33 - Stop message received. Fire has now been extinguished and all equipment is being made up.

Public Statement Issued:


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