Time Incident Posted: 16:42

Incident Date: 10/04/2017

Incident Location: Breakback Road Woodhouse Eaves

Incident Number: 5187

Incident Type: Fire in the Open

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:47

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 17:30

Damage: 20% to wood store by fire

Believed Cause: Out of Control bonfire

Initial Information: One out of control bonfire involved , one high pressure hose reel involved.
Fire has spread to a shipping container used as a wood store . Farmer is in attendance.
Wood is being removed from container
16:56 STOP Bonfire is being left alight though now under control. Wood store being dampened down.
equipment being made up.

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