Time Incident Posted: 16:00

Incident Date: 10/08/2023

Incident Location: Incident Location: Heafield Drive, Kegworth

Incident Number: 62372

Incident Type: House fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:50

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Castle Donington, 2 fire engines from Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 15:00

Damage: severe fire, heat and smoke to cooker hood, slight smoke to kitchen

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Occupier reporting a fire in the kitchen

Updated Incident Information: Incident Commander confirmed fire in cooker hood, 2 fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus and using 1 water hose reel extinguished the fire
Crews removing wall cupboards to check for fire spread.
Electric supply to cooker hood isolated.

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