Time Incident Posted: 18:20

Incident Date: 22/07/2023

Incident Location: Incident Location: Old Sports Pavilion, Welford Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 61308

Incident Type: Fire in the open

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Wigston and Central Stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Calls received stating the old Sports Pavilion next to Knighton Park was on fire.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival crews confirmed this as some rubbish that was on fire next to the building.

Public Statement Issued:


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