Time Incident Posted: 17:08

Incident Date: 28/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wickham Road Oadby

Incident Number: 10747

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:49

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 18:15

Damage: Fire damage to 1st floor bedroom

Believed Cause: Lightning strike

Initial Information: one semi detached house struck by lightning and
House measures approx 6m x 9m
fire believed in rear of first floor bedroom
four breathing apparatus in use
two hose reel jets and one covering jet in use

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