Time Incident Posted: 21:25

Incident Date: 27/03/2020

Incident Location: Swallow Dale Thringstone

Incident Number: 6305

Incident Type: Garage Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:50

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Coalville, 1 from Castle Donington & Shepshed

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% to garage by fire. Smoke damage to house

Believed Cause: Accidental, believed fault with tumble dryer in garage

Initial Information: Number of calls received reporting house involved in fire. On arrival fire crews confirmed it was a domestic garage involved attached to the house.
1 main jet 2 hose reel jets and 4 breathing apparatus in use. Garage well alight.

Fire extinguished , damping down in progress. Western Power requested to isolate electricity supply to property.

STOP@19:24 Confirmed Western Power were in attendance and isolating power. Incident handed over & Fire Crews leaving scene

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