Time Incident Posted: 19:40

Incident Date: 18/05/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Rutland Street, Melton Mowbray

Incident Number: 6706

Incident Type: Flat fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:49

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 from Melton mowbray station, one from Oakham station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls received to smoke issuing from 2nd floor flat. 4 breathing apparatus and 1 hosereel jet used. Thermal imaging camera also used.

Updated Incident Information: Fire extinguished and damping down in progress. Fire confined to communal area between two flats. Fire investigation being carried out.

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