Time Incident Posted: 07:10

Incident Date: 03/07/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Washington Road Leicester

Incident Number: 10383

Incident Type: House fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 06:58hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 fire engines from Eastern fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 07:40hrs

Damage: severe fire damage to bedding, slight fire damage to bedroom

Believed Cause: Accidental - unattended candle

Initial Information: Call from occupier reporting house fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 3 storey house involved in fire, fire located on 1st floor, fire out on arrival.
Occupier suffered minor burns to hands and ambulance required to attend.

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