Time Incident Posted: 21:30

Incident Date: 09/02/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Neston Gardens leicester

Incident Number: 4000

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:10

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 21:15

Damage: Slight fire damage to kitchen and severe smoke and heart damage to kitchen and lounge area

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Occupier reporting a house fire.

Updated Incident Information: Incident Commander confirmed kitchen fire in ground floor flat, 1 hose reel jet and 2 breathing apparatus used to extinguish the fire.
2 Occupiers suffered slight smoke inhalation and taken to the LRI for a precautionary checkup
Gas and electrics isolated.

Public Statement Issued:


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