Time Incident Posted: 01:27

Incident Date: 05/07/2018

Incident Location: Ashthorpe Road,Leicester

Incident Number: 9266

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:21

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Western Station and one appliance from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 01:12

Damage: 30% smoke damage and 10% fire damage to kitchen

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received reporting fire behind gas cooker. On arrival crews confirmed kitchen involved in fire. One hose reel jet and two breathing apparatus, one dry power extinguisher and Positive Pressure Ventilation Fan used. One casualty received first aid from Fire Service and Ambulance requested to attend.

Updated Incident Information: Post Incident Response carried out, smoke alarms fitted and advice given to occupier.

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