Time Incident Posted: 01:50

Incident Date: 15/02/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wolverton Road Leicester

Incident Number: 4253

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01;30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 fire engines from Central Fire Station and 1 fire engine from Western Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call from occupier reporting a fire within the house

Updated Incident Information: On arrival fire crews were faced with a fire in an upstairs rear bedroom.To fight the fire 2 firefighters wearing breathing apparatus and using 1 water hose reel jet were deployed inside the house.
Crew laid out a main water jet as a precaution and roof spaces of neighboring properties were checked for fire spread
1 male person suffering from smoke inhalation was treated by the Ambulance crew on scene.
Western Power requested to attend to deal with the electricity supply

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