Time Incident Posted: 09:28

Incident Date: 31/08/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Falcon Industrial Park, Meadow Lane

Incident Number: 12613

Incident Type: Fire Industrial / Commercial

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:59

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Loughborough and Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 09:43

Damage: 100% severe by fire to the external extraction unit and moderate smoke damage to the ducting.

Believed Cause: Accidental due to heated wood shavings entering the ducting.

Initial Information: Fire in extractor unit. Evacuation in progress.

Updated Incident Information: 1 external extraction fan involved in fire at a kitchen manufacturing premise.
1 hose reel and dragging away equipment in use.

Fire in the extractor unit has been extinguished.
Crews are working inside the premise cutting away ducting and damping down hot spots.

Public Statement Issued:


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