Time Incident Posted: 11:30

Incident Date: 27/06/2021

Incident Location: Forest Road Huncote

Incident Number: 10064

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:35

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Southern & Western

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% by fire to fuse box. Slight fire damage to surrounds of fuse box

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical Fault

Initial Information: Fuse board involved in fire on ground floor of property. Light smoke issuing. CO2 extinguisher used. Electrics isolated to property.
Cutting away of surrounding area in order to check for fire spread. Western Power requested to attend

Updated Incident Information: STOP - Incident handed over to occupant and Western Power. Fire Crews have left incident.

Public Statement Issued:


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