Time Incident Posted: 19:35

Incident Date: 19/05/2022

Incident Location: Incident Location: Mornington Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 57069

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:10

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Eastern Fire Station and 1 x appliance from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: TBC

Believed Cause: Under Investigation

Initial Information: Several calls received initially confirming flat fire above shops, possibly somebody inside therefore mobilised to as persons reported.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as flat fire, 2nd floor flat well alight, persons reported, 2 BA and 1 Hose reel jet in use.
Police and Ambulance in attendance.
Fire was brought under control and extinguished. Rest of the property was searched for fire spread by second BA team. Inicident later confirmed as all persons accounted for.
No fire spread to adjacent properties, Wester Power requested due to damage to fuse box.
Tier 2 fire investigation taking place and will recommence 20/05 during daylight hours.

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