Time Incident Posted: 21:08

Incident Date: 27/10/2016

Incident Location: Sowters Lane Burton on the Wolds

Incident Number: 15885

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:06

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Loughborough 1 x appliance from East Leake & Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 30% to property by fire

Believed Cause: Unattended Chip pan

Initial Information: 19:06 Call originally to a chip pan involved in fire , 2 appliances mobilised,1 from Birstall & 1 from Loughborough

Updated Incident Information: 19:19 Assistance message Make Pumps 4 house involved in fire spreading to roof space
19:31 Assistance message Request ambulance for one female casualty suffering from Smoke inhalation
19:44 1 domestic dwelling involved in fire , fire originated in kitchen spread to roof area, 4 breathing apparatus under rapid deployment, 2 hose reels, 1 jet in use.
20:02 Cutting away and checking of roof space in progress. Gas & electrics isolated. Police & ambulance in attendance, 2 occupants receiving first aid from paramedics due to smoke inhalation
20:42 4 breathing apparatus still in use, cutting away still in progress, 2 hose reels in use
21:33 All breathing apparatus has been withdrawn , damping down , cutting away still in progress, incident will be left for reinspection at midnight

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