Time Incident Posted: 18:55

Incident Date: 07/06/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Lindfield Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 7680

Incident Type: Garage Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:11

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Western and Central Stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 18:30


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a fire in a garage that is attached to a house.

Updated Incident Information: Single storey brick garage attached to a house involved in fire. Occupant attempted to extinguish the fire prior to Fire Service arrival and is suffering from slight smoke inhalation. Fire Service are assessing the casualty.
2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel jet in use.

No fire spread and occupant does not require further attention.

Guttering and boards removed from the property to ensure no fire spread.

Public Statement Issued:


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