Time Incident Posted: 09:45

Incident Date: 11/01/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hinckley Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 2506

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:18

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Central and 1 x Appliance from Western

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 30% fire to kitchen - whole of flat smoke logged.

Believed Cause: Believed Accidental - electric ring hob left on

Initial Information: call received to reports of an oven fire within flat - cats still inside.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival, assistance message received - make pumps 3.
Fire in kitchen of flat, 1 Hose Reel Jet and 2 BA in use, fire located and under control, 1 female given oxygen therapy for smoke inhalation - Ambulance requested, 1 x Cat rescued by Fire Service, Fire Service attempting to resuscitate Cat giving CPR.
2 further cats retrieved from building alive.
Red Cross Emergency Response Team requested to assist occupier following on from the fire.

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