Time Incident Posted: 09:58

Incident Date: 26/01/2018

Incident Location: Wymeswold Lane, Wymeswold

Incident Number: 1241

Incident Type: Fire Industrial/Commercial

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:18

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One Appliance from Birstall, one appliance from Central and one appliance from East Leake

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

Time Incident Closed: 10:19


Believed Cause: Believed Accidental Ignition

Initial Information: One single level outdoor storage area involved in fire. One storage container of solvents and machinery involved in fire.
Three appliances, one Station Manager and one Hazardous Materials and Environmental Protection Advisor in attendance.

Updated Incident Information: Fire has been extinguished using 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet 1 covering jet and 1 dry powder extinguisher.

Public Statement Issued:


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