One casualty rescued from property by Fire Service, receiving first aid from Ambulance, fire is located in rear bedroom first floor involved, 4 Breathing Apparatus, 2 hosereel jets in use.
Fire extinguished, damping down and cutting away in progress, all appliances committed.
Damping down and cutting away still in progress, one casualty being relayed to Leicester Royal Infirmary by road ambulance, Fire Investigation being carried out.
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