Time Incident Posted: 12:50

Incident Date: 04/05/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Enderby Road, Whetstone

Incident Number: 5992

Incident Type: House fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:54

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from wigston fire station and 1 from western fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message received at 11:24


Believed Cause: Unattended cooking

Initial Information: smoke seen issuing from ground floor of the property

Updated Incident Information: Kitchen involved at the rear of the property. 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel and 1 thermal image camera in use.
Fire extinguished and all breathing apparatus and hose reel with drawn.
positive pressure ventilation used to ventilate the property

Public Statement Issued:


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