Time Incident Posted: 14:20

Incident Date: 05/11/2020

Incident Location: Ridgway Road, Ashby de la Zouch

Incident Number: 16135

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:11

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Ashby de la Zouch, 1 fire engine from Coalville, 1 fire engine from Castle Donington, 1 fire engine from Swadlincote, 1 Aerial Ladder Platform and fire engine from Ascot Drive

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls received to a house fire.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival, Fire Service were confronted with a large fire and believed possibly persons were within the building. Further assistance required and 2 fire engines and Aerial Ladder sent making total of 4 fire engines and Aerial Ladder Platform at scene. Two houses involved in fire with fire spread from the roof of one of the houses. 4 Breathing Apparatus, 2 Hose Reel Jets and 1 Covering Jet in use.

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