Time Incident Posted: 14:00

Incident Date: 21/07/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Buckingham Drive Loughborough

Incident Number: 11790

Incident Type: Garage fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11;18

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine and tactical response vehicle from Loughborough Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 14:00

Damage: shed severe by fire, garage slight by fire and moderate smoke, slight smoke to property, slight fire to next door garage.

Believed Cause: Accidental - Hot ashes placed in wheelie bin

Initial Information: Reports of bin fire in the garden.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival crew were faced with a fire that had spread to a shed and garage. 2 water hose reels and 2 breathing apparatus wearers fighting the fire.
Electricity company requested to attend to inspect solar panels. Fire crew isolating electrical supply.

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