Time Incident Posted: 08:35

Incident Date: 14/08/2020

Incident Location: Sunningdale Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 12227

Incident Type: Fire Industrial/Commercial P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:09

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Western, Southern, Birstall and 1 x Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 09:08

Damage: Small amount of fire to combustible material

Believed Cause: Compression of deodorant cans

Initial Information: Caller advised there was a fire in the premise, unknown what was on fire at the time of call.
All persons had evacuated.

09:10: All fire has now been extinguished

Updated Incident Information: One small fire located in a Bailing Machine.
Crews attempting to gain access to Bailing Machine and 1 Hose Reel Jet being used to dampen down.
Mobile elevation platform in use.

Public Statement Issued:


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