Time Incident Posted: 21:55
Incident Date: 14/04/2023
Incident Location: Broughton Road, Croft
Incident Number: 55478
Incident Type: Fire Domestic
Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:42
Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Southern Station, 1 appliance from Hinckley Station and 1 x appliance from Western Station
Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager
Time Incident Closed: 22:31
Damage: 30% to pitched roof on the ground floor.
Believed Cause: Accidental
Initial Information: Call received reporting thick smoke within the front room of the property.
Updated Incident Information: Upon Fire Service arrival, thick smoke seen issuing from garage and pitched roof of property. All persons accounted for.
Fire extinguished using hose reel jet and cutting away and damping down of the area taking place.
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