Time Incident Posted: 06:17 hrs

Incident Date: 17/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: St Peters Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 10024

Incident Type: Fire in the Open P3

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:40 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Two appliances from Eastern Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager from Eastern Station

Time Incident Closed: 06:30 hrs

Damage: Fire damage to garden chair and child's toy

Believed Cause: Believed carelessly discarded smoking materials by persons unknown

Initial Information: Calls to black smoke believed to be coming from house

Updated Incident Information: 1 garden chair and 1 child's toy involved in fire, fire extinguished using 1HR jet

Public Statement Issued: Please remember to be very careful discarding cigarettes in these dry conditions


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