Time Incident Posted: 18:04

Incident Date: 15/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Devana Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 15226

Incident Type: House fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:11

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from Eastern fire station, 1 from Birstall fire station, 1 from Southern fire station and 1 from Wigston fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message received at 17:36

Damage: severe by fire to 1st floor bedroom and smoke to remainder of property.

Believed Cause: accidental

Initial Information: 17:26 1 building consisting of 2 floors, measuring 15 metres x 8 metres. this is a domestic dwelling fire located on the first floor. 2 breathing apparatus, One hose reel jet, 1 covering jet, and breaking in gear in use.

Updated Incident Information: 17:36 stop message: fire now extinguished. All persons are accounted for. 2 Breathing apparatus still in use. Positive pressure ventilation in use. No ambulances are required.

17:54 All breathing apparatus now withdrawn. Damping down in progress. Fire investigation being carried out

Public Statement Issued:


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