Time Incident Posted: 18:53

Incident Date: 16/12/2020

Incident Location: Kilby Road, Fleckney

Incident Number: 18040

Incident Type: Grain Dryer involved in fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:51

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Wigston, 1 from Market Harborough, 1 from Kibworth and Technical Rescue (from Southern)

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 40% by heat and smoke to grain dryer

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Initial call received to a grain dryer involved in fire and 2 appliances sent.
Crews made up for a further 2 appliances as well as technical rescue in order to create access point.
Fire extinguished using 2 hose reels and CAFS probe.

Updated Incident Information: All appliances left this incident at 23:04.

Public Statement Issued:


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