Time Incident Posted: 20:38

Incident Date: 08/01/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Oakham

Incident Number: 314

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:22

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 19:25

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager in charge of appliance

Time Incident Closed: 22:49


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a fire in the boiler house of a school in Oakham
The cause of the fire is believed to be electrical, and the Fire Service is awaiting the attendance of Western Power to isolate the electricity.
Three pumps in attendance plus a Station Manager
Fire is confined to the boiler room at present

Updated Incident Information: Fire now extinguished
Electric supply to the building remains isolated
Thorough investigation of the building carried out and no further signs of fire or smoke in the building

Public Statement Issued:


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