Time Incident Posted: 13:40

Incident Date: 13/02/2023

Incident Location: Bell Street, Lutterworth

Incident Number: 52335

Incident Type: Fire P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:37

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x Lutterworth, 1 x Market Harborough, 1 x Southern, 1 x Kibworth, 1 x Melton, 2 x Rugby, Water Carrier from Kettering, CSV from Wigston

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Station Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Numerous calls received to a property involved in fire. Upon arrival this was a confirmed fire with one building well alight. Incident has been sectorised. 5 x Main Jets and 2 Breathing Apparatus working in the open in use. The main road through town has been closed by Police and Fire.
Gas and Electric requested to isolate.

Updated Incident Information: 12:51: An assistance message was received to Make Pumps 6 and ALP's x 1
13:45: 4 Breathing Apparatus under stage one in use
14:08: All persons accounted for. 4 x BA under stage one and Turn Table Ladder in use. One casualty suffering from smoke inhalation.
14:38: Breathing Apparatus have been withdrawn. 2 x Main Jets, 1 x HR Jet and Turn Table Ladder still in use. Cadent and ambulance now in attendance.
15:53: Incident has now been scaled down to 3 x appliances and the Turn Table Ladder. Damping down is in progress. Building Inspector has deemed property unsafe and premise has been cordoned off.
16:50: Incident remains sectorised and Gas and Electricity are devising a plan to isolate services.

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