Time Incident Posted: 10:59

Incident Date: 17/09/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Ratcliffe Drive, Huncote

Incident Number: 13789

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:52

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Wigston Station and 1 fire engine from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 10:54


Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received from a neighbour who could see smoke issuing from the garage.

Updated Incident Information: Fire located in the garage to the property. All persons accounted for. 2 hose reel jets and 2 breathing apparatus in use. Fire extinguished and damping down and cutting away took place. Cause was accidental due to charging segway in the garage.

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