Time Incident Posted: 19:05

Incident Date: 08/08/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Poplar Road, Loughborough

Incident Number: 12210

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:47

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Loughborough and 1 Appliance from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% by Fire to Oven, 50% smoke damage to kitchen.

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received from occupier stating oven involved in fire within kitchen of domestic property. Occupiers evacuated property safely whilst on phone to Fire Control.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival 2 firefighters wearing breathing apparatus using 1 hose-reel jet tackled the fire.
*STOP MESSAGE* 19:35 - Fire extinguished and breathing apparatus withdrawn.

Public Statement Issued: Smoke alarms are an essential early warning for fires. If you haven't got one, get one! Make sure you are testing your smoke alarms regularly.


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