Time Incident Posted: 13:48

Incident Date: 12/09/2017

Incident Location: Belgrave Gate, Leicester

Incident Number: 13812

Incident Type: Fire Retail/Public Assembly

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:22

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Two appliances from Eastern, two appliances from Central, one Command Support Vehicle

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer In Charge of First Appliance

Time Incident Closed: 13:25


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call to a premise with smoke issuing from the basement.
Building consists of three floors and one basement, retail on ground floor and residential above.
Four breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and two covering jets in use.
Fire in basement extinguished and positive pressure ventilation used to clear smoke
All flats within the premise search and cleared by the Fire Service

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