Time Incident Posted: 15;20

Incident Date: 28/02/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Cleveleys Avenue, Leicester

Incident Number: 2859

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12;23

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 pumps from Central, 1 pump and ALP from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Electrical fault within the roof

Initial Information: calls received to a roof fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander requested a third pump as believed persons inside the house.
Fir e in roof of 2 storey property. 4 BA, 2 hose reels and 1 covering jet laid out.
1 dog rescued from property by fire crew.
ALP required as fire believed to be in the wall cavity
Emergency Support (Red Cross) attended to offer advice and assistance to the occupiers
Re inspection to be carried out later today

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