Time Incident Posted: 08:40

Incident Date: 23/07/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Astill Drive Leicester

Incident Number: 11871

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:05

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Western and 1 from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed: 08:23

Damage: 100 percent to pan left on stove and 5 percent to the hob

Believed Cause: Accidental due to unattended cooking

Initial Information: Call received to reports of smoke coming from the back of the property. Crews confirmed house involved in fire, 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 Hose Reel Jet used to extinguish the fire. Fire located in the kitchen area, one dog rescued from the property, safe and well. Positive Pressure Ventilation used to ventilate the property.

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