Time Incident Posted: 12:45

Incident Date: 08/10/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Marsden Avenue, Queniborough

Incident Number: 15158

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:21

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Birstall, 1 x appliance from Western, 2 x appliances from Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 15:29

Damage: 100% to room of origin by fire 50% to rest of building by smoke

Believed Cause: Believed Accidental

Initial Information: Initial reports to a domestic property involved in fire.

Updated Incident Information: upon arrival incident was confirmed as House Fire, semi detached property well alight, assistance message make pumps 4, 2 additional appliances sent on from Eastern Fire Station.

12:49 Informative Message - Fire on ground floor spreading to 1st floor, 4 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reels and 1 main jet in use.
13:10 - Electricity board requested to isolate the electrics due to damage of electricity box. Also request attendance of Red Cross Emergency Response.
13:17 - Informative Message - Fire now extinguished, positive pressure ventilation being got to work, adjoining semi detached property checked for fire spread, no fire spread found although slight smoke logging to loft area, gas has been isolated, water has also been isolated due to burst pipe, awaiting arrival of electricity board.
14:37 - Informative Message - Electricity isolated to the whole street at electricity sub station as confirmed by Western Power. Work has begun to dig out area affected by fire within the property, damping down of remaining hot spots in progress.
14:56 - Informative Message - digging out still in progress, Western Power dig team is en route.
15:29 - STOP - Fire now fully extinguished, all fire damaged items removed from the property, advice being given to occupier, awaiting arrival of electricity dig team and boarding up company

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