Time Incident Posted: 12:10

Incident Date: 24/04/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Gipsy Lane, Leicester

Incident Number: 5808

Incident Type: Oven Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:45

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x fire appliances from Central and 1 x fire appliance from Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% fire damage to oven and 20% by smoke to kitchen

Believed Cause: Accidental - Cooking

Initial Information: Call received to reports of a house fire (fire in oven) and occupier unable to exit - therefore treated as persons reported.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident was confirmed as small fire in oven of kitchen. 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 hose reel used. All persons confirmed as being accounted for. Fire extinguished by fire service and property allowed to ventilate. Ambulance service were on scene and assessed condition of the occupier.

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