Time Incident Posted: 17:53

Incident Date: 15/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Lower Hill Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 15224

Incident Type: High rise building, flat fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:47

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from central fire station, 1 From Eastern fire station, 1 from Birstall fire station, 1 from Wigston fire station, and the command support vehicle from Shepshed fire station.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message recieved at 17:05

Damage: Light by smoke only to kitchen units

Believed Cause: Pan left unattended

Initial Information: 17:05 stop message: 1 cooker involved in fire in a flat on the 8th floor. Fire extinguished prior to the arrival of the fire service. Further investigation of kitchen in progress to check for any further fire spread.
No further resources required.

Updated Incident Information: 17:53 cause : pan left unattended. Damage: light by smoke only to kitchen units

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