Time Incident Posted: 18:11

Incident Date:

Incident Location: Bentley Street, Melton Mowbray

Incident Number: 17968

Incident Type: Flat Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:35

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Two appliances from Melton Mowbray and one from Oakham.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to Domestic Fire, on arrival confirmed as flat fire, four breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets, positive pressure ventilation fan and one covering jet used. One casualty rescued from first floor window using 9 metre ladder, taken to hospital via road Ambulance. All persons accounted for. Police attended incident.

Updated Incident Information: All breathing apparatus withdrawn and equipment made up. Scene preservation taking place for Police and Fire investigation.

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