Time Incident Posted: 06:03

Incident Date: 24/12/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hereford Road Barwell

Incident Number: 19302

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:36

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 3 Fire Engines

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from a lady saying that their next door neighbours house was on fire upstairs and that the neighbour was still in the property.
Two breathing apparatus and one hose reel use to extinguish fire.

Updated Incident Information: Crews passed message to say one two story private dwelling involved in fire and fire located in first floor bedroom
occupant was only alerted to this severe fire due to a working smoke alarms.

Public Statement Issued:


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