Time Incident Posted: 20:15

Incident Date: 17/04/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Charlotte Court, Auburn Road, Blaby

Incident Number: 5496

Incident Type: Flat Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:57

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Southern Fire Station and 1 appliance from Wigston Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Fire damage to pan on cooker, slight smoke to kitchen area

Believed Cause: Fire was caused by burnt cooking.

Initial Information: Call from resident reporting a flat fire at Charlotte Court.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander flat involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel jet in use. Positive pressure ventilation fan used.
STOP message (20:21hrs) - Fire extinguished and positive pressure ventilation fan in use to clear smoke, 1 occupant of the property complaining of smoke inhalation, fire crews rendering first aid giving oxygen therapy, ambulance required.

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