Time Incident Posted: 20:20

Incident Date: 30/10/2020

Incident Location: Nithsdale Avenue, Market Harborough

Incident Number: 15823

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:37

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Market Harborough and 1 fire engine from Desborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 20:24

Damage: 70% damage to dishwater and 3% damage to kitchen units

Believed Cause: Electrical

Initial Information: Call received reporting a dishwater on fire within domestic property.

Updated Incident Information: Fire located on ground floor kitchen area within the dishwater. All persons accounted for from the property. Two Breathing Apparatus, 1 Hose Reel jet and 1 Thermal Imaging Camera put in use. Fire put out and dishwater removed to outside of property. Positive Pressure Ventilation fan used to clear smoke from the property.

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