Time Incident Posted: 21:40

Incident Date: 24/05/2024

Incident Location: Incident Location: St Austell Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 58430

Incident Type: Property Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:23

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Eastern, 1 x appliance from Central.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call from EMAS at nearby address stating they could see smoke issuing from kitchen of property.

Updated Incident Information: Treated as persons reported. Upon arrival incident confirmed as smoke issuing from front door of property. Kitchen involved in fire, 4 Breathing Apparatus, 2 hose reel jets in use.
21:50 - Informative Message - fire in kitchen located at rear of property, fire extinguished and Breathing Apparatus withdrawn, Positive Pressure Ventilation fan in use for ventilation, all persons now accounted for, 1 male removed from property by EMAS prior to Fire Service arrival. Fire, EMAS and Police all in attendance.

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