Time Incident Posted: 19:15

Incident Date: 20/07/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Mulberry Avenue, Leicester

Incident Number: 10783

Incident Type: Flat fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:43

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Southern and 1 pump from Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 18:10

Damage: Blanket left on stove severe fire damage

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received to smoke inside ground floor flat

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed ground floor flat heavily smoke logged, 1 hose reel and 2 Breathing apparatus in use.
STOP at 18:03: Fire extinguished, Breathing apparatus withdrawn and positive pressure ventilation fan in use to clear smoke.

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