Time Incident Posted: 18:50

Incident Date: 09/02/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Bartholomew Street Leicester

Incident Number: 3993

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:32

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Fire Engine from Central and 1 Fire Engine from Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 18:50

Damage: Light fire and smoke damage to property.

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Caller reported house fire.

Updated Incident Information: Incident Commander confirmed fire in basement of building, 3 floors, 3m x 8m, terraced property. 1 hose reel jet and 2 breathing apparatus being used to fight the fire and 1 covering jet laid out for safety. Thermal imaging camera used to check for fire spread.

Occupiers being given advice and smoke alarm fitted.

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