Time Incident Posted: 01:50

Incident Date: 20/05/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Building on Fosse Way Syston

Incident Number: 7203

Incident Type: Building fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:18

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Birstall and 1 pump from eastern fire stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a smell of burning inside building

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed smell of burning inside warehouse, investigation in progress.
Electricity Co required to attend due to burnt out fuse board.
Building single storey, 70m x 70m used as offices and warehouse.
Fire involving 3 phase consumer board, Fire out, positive pressure ventilation fan used to clear the smoke.

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