Time Incident Posted: 14:20

Incident Date: 03/04/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Horsefair Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 4566

Incident Type: Flat Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:49

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: fire damage to kitchen table and 1 square metre of kitchen wall.

Believed Cause: Accidental due to heat from grill pan igniting plastic bag

Initial Information: calls received to reports of alarm sounding within flat and smoke in property,

Updated Incident Information: Small fire had occurred within kitchen of flat on 4th floor of property, fire was extinguished by occupant prior to the arrival of the Fire Service.

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