Time Incident Posted: 18:35

Incident Date: 21/08/2022

Incident Location: Incident Location: St James Close, Huncote

Incident Number: 63058

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:41

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Wigston, Western and Lutterworth Staions

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 18:30


Believed Cause: The cause of the smoke logging was believed to be a pan being left on the stove.

Initial Information: Call received from a careline, occupant stated house was full of smoke.

Updated Incident Information: 1 male was rescued from the property suffering from smoke inhalation. He was treated at the scene by fire crews and then the ambulance service.
Positive Pressure Ventilation was used to clear the smoke from the property.

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