Time Incident Posted: 19:22

Incident Date: 23/01/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Aikman Close, Leicester

Incident Number: 3072

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:18

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Western, 1 from Southern, 1 from Birstall and 1 Station Manager

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed: 18:56


Believed Cause: Under Investigation

Initial Information: Call received to a property involved in fire. 2 appliances initially mobilised, on arrival crews requested the attendance of another appliance.
One property involved in fire, unknown if everyone was out of the property. 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 hose reel jet used, Fire extinguished and positive pressure ventilation used. Crews confirmed all persons now accounted for. Breathing apparatus withdrawn. A Re inspection of this incident will take place at 20:30. Fire investigation has taking place and will resume in the morning.

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