Time Incident Posted: 11:11

Incident Date: 30/08/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Melland Place Saffron Estate Leicester

Incident Number: 12553

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:07

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Wigston Station, one appliance from Central Station and one appliance from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 20% to kitchen and Smoke logging to entire house

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Called to a house fire where people were believed to be still inside
Upon arrival all persons were confirmed as having evacuated
Fire was located in kitchen area and extinguished using one hose reel by four Breathing apparatus wearing firefighters.
Positive pressure ventilation fan used to help vent the property of any residual smoke.
one dog and one cat rescued by Fire Service

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