Time Incident Posted: 22:55

Incident Date: 25/05/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Purley Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 8630

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:38

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Eastern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 23:33

Damage: Minimal

Believed Cause: Electrical Fault.

Initial Information: Call received from occupier to a radiator inside a bedroom involved in fire. Occupier told to evacuate property by Fire Control Operator. Crews arrived and requested attendance of East Midlands Ambulance service to attend to occupant suffering from effects of smoke inhalation.

Updated Incident Information: 2 Firefighters wearing Breathing Apparatus tackled the fire in first floor bedroom.

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