Time Incident Posted: 06:20

Incident Date: 19/04/2019

Incident Location: Okehampton Avenue Leicester

Incident Number: 7384

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:28

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliance from Eastern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Unattended candle

Initial Information: 2 storey semi detached involved in fire . Fire on ground floor
Occupant self evacuated . Treated by fire service for smoke inhalation
2 breathing apparatus 1 hose reel jet
Ambulance requested to check casualty

Updated Incident Information: Fire extinguished.
Positive Pressure Ventilation in use

Public Statement Issued:


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