Time Incident Posted: 22:00

Incident Date: 12/09/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Whitwick Road Copt Oak

Incident Number: 13555

Incident Type: Garage fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:35

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 22:05

Damage: Moderate fire to roof and garage contents

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Caller reporting a detached garage on fire

Updated Incident Information: Single storey detached garage 10m x 20m, fire in roof.
1 hose reel jet, 2 breathing apparatus and short extension ladder being used
Fire crews removing roof tiles to inspect area
Area checked using a thermal image camera

Public Statement Issued:


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