Time Incident Posted: 22:40

Incident Date: 30/12/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: St Martins Drive Desford

Incident Number: 18811

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:14

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from western station and one appliance from southern station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 30% by fire to kitchen

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Fryer range in Kitchen involved in fire spread behind panelling.
Two breathing apparatus and dry powder extinguisher in use to stop spread
Thermal imaging camera in use to check for further hotspots

Updated Incident Information: Fire extinguished using one hose reel jet and no hot spots found

Public Statement Issued:


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