Time Incident Posted: 19:27

Incident Date: 13/12/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Knighton Drive Leicester

Incident Number: 18464

Incident Type: Flat Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:59

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 3 appliances - 1 from Central, 1 from Wigston, 1 from Eastern

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Damage: Fire and structural damage to flat

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Flat fire. 2 Breathing Apparatus 1 hosereel jet and 1 covering jet used. Several residents evacuated. Ventilation of flat carried out using positive pressure ventilation. Building Inspector attended and carried out a survey of the property. Crews still in attendance damping down and cutting away.

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