Time Incident Posted: 11:57

Incident Date: 04/01/2019

Incident Location: Humberstone Gate, Leicester

Incident Number: 153

Incident Type: Fire High Rise

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:29

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance Western, Eastern, Southern, 2 appliances Central, ALP and CSV

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer in charge of first attending appliance

Time Incident Closed: 11:58


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call to a fire on the 5th floor of a residential building

Updated Incident Information: Small pan involved in fire on the stove of a flat on the 5th floor.
Fire extinguished and all persons accounted for.

Public Statement Issued:


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