Time Incident Posted: 20:26

Incident Date: 16/11/2017

Incident Location: Portmore Close, Leicester

Incident Number: 17293

Incident Type: Fire Rubbish and Refuse

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:06

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One Appliance from Birstall and One Appliance from Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer in charge of first attending appliance

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Initial call to the rear of a property on Portmore Close to a bin fire.
Further call received, to a further fire in the same vicinity, but with a very different access point. Two appliances mobilised.
On arrival two wheelie bins on fire in separate locations
One high pressure hose reel in use.

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