Time Incident Posted: 22:50

Incident Date: 25/11/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Stonebridge Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 18189

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:36

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Eastern and Central stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 20:40

Damage: 50% SEVERE BY FIRE AND 70% TO THE REST OF THE FLAT BY SMOKE

Believed Cause: Believed faulty electrical strip connector.

Initial Information: Call received to a flat fire. Callers unsure if anyone was in the property.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival crews confirmed that all persons were accounted for.
The fire was located in the living room. 2 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reel jets and 1 positive pressure ventilation fan used to tackle the fire.
The Red Cross emergency support team attended to assist with rehousing the occupants of the flat.

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