Time Incident Posted: 17:30

Incident Date: 13/02/2019

Incident Location: Grosvenor House, Newarke street, Leicester

Incident Number: 4152

Incident Type: Kitchen fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:45

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 6 fire engines from various Fire stations (Central, Southern, Western, Hinckley and Coalville) and a command support vehicle from Shepshed fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manger

Time Incident Closed: 17:30

Damage: 30% by fire to kitchen including fixtures fittings and ceiling, 10% smoke damage to joining flats

Believed Cause: accidental through cooking

Initial Information:

Updated Incident Information: Fire located in Kitchen of first floor kitchen area, 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet used to tackle the fire. Fire extinguished by Fire fighters. Ventilation of property carried out using positive pressure ventilation fan.
all person accounted for an no injuries reported.

Public Statement Issued:


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