Time Incident Posted: 06:00

Incident Date: 28/10/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: King George Avenue Loughborough

Incident Number: 16630

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 04:50

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Loughborough and 1 fire engine from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 06:00

Damage: Moderate fire damage to kitchen, severe smoke damage to ground floor

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical fault in treadmill

Initial Information: Call from occupier to a house fire

Updated Incident Information: Fire in the kitchen involving a treadmill, 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel being used to extinguish the flames.
Positive pressure ventilation being used to clear smoke.

Public Statement Issued:


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