Time Incident Posted: 23:52

Incident Date: 29/12/2020

Incident Location: Great Central Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 18558

Incident Type: Fire Industrial/Commercia;

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:27

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance Eastern, 2 appliances Central, 1 appliance Wigston, 1 appliance Southern, 1 Arial Ladder Platform Birstall, 2 Specials

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer First In Attendance

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Commercial car garage involved in fire, building contains cars and tyres.
3 jets in use to extinguish fire
Adjacent buildings evacuated by Police
No casualties involved
Fire Service and Police in attendance

Updated Incident Information: 00:35 - Seven pumping appliances in attendance with one arial ladder platform and two specials. Four officers also in attendance
00:40 - Ten pumping appliances now mobilised

Public Statement Issued:


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