Time Incident Posted: 23:25
Incident Date: 15/08/2017
Incident Location: Incident Location: West Street, Leicester
Incident Number: 12218
Incident Type: Fire
Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:30
Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Wigston and 1 appliance from Hinckley
Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager
Time Incident Closed: 23:40
Damage: Slight fire damage to clothes
Believed Cause: Accidental due to carelessly discarded smoking materials near clothing
Initial Information: Fire in a flat, all evacuated.
Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed - Ground floor flat involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel in use.
Positive Ventilation fan in use to clear smoke
STOP message 23:05hrs - Fire extinguished,
Public Statement Issued:
Please note that Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service warrants that the information provided is believed accurate as at the date and time of publishing, this includes an indication of the nature of the incident, the cause motive and basic cause description. The Service reserves the right after that date to change, at its absolute discretion, the information provided in any way it chooses including but not limited to deletion and addition without further notice to you.