Time Incident Posted: 01:53

Incident Date: 09/01/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: The Rushes Loughborough

Incident Number: 2383

Incident Type: Flat Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:32

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance and TRV from Loughborough, 1 appliance from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 02:45

Damage: 100% severe to oven

Believed Cause: Accidental - overheated electric cable

Initial Information: 01:51 - Oven involved in first floor flat. 1HR jet and PPV in use

Updated Incident Information: STOP 02:05 - Oven involved in kitchen of first floor flat. 1 carbon dioxide extinguisher used to extinguish the fire. Positive pressure ventilation fan in use.

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