Time Incident Posted: 10:20

Incident Date: 06/06/2021

Incident Location: Kerrysdale Avenue Leicester

Incident Number: 8988

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:57

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% to one fence panel & 5sqm of fascia boarding

Believed Cause: Accidental - discarded smoking material

Initial Information: Called to a garden fire. Crews on arrival confirmed this was a fence fire which had caught the fascias of 2 properties.
Hose reel jet and small tools in use.
Thermal Imaging Camera being used to check for any further fire spread.
No casualties

Updated Incident Information: STOP @ 10:29 confirmed fire extinguished. Cutting away & damping down has been completed
Incident to be handed back to occupiers

Public Statement Issued:


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