Time Incident Posted: 16:18

Incident Date: 10/07/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: St Bernards Rd Whitwick

Incident Number: 10167

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:56

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Coalville and 1 from Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 17:10 hrs

Damage: Light by fire to 20% of kitchen and light smoke to ground floor

Believed Cause: Electrical fault in domestic appliance

Initial Information: Dishwasher involved in fire in kitchen.
2 Breathing Apparatus, 1 Hosereel and 1 Positive Pressure Ventilation Fan in use
Breathing Apparatus withdrawn, cutting away void in kitchen for further inspection
STOP - cutting away, damping down and ventilation complete, inspection with Thermal Image Camera made, fire extinguished, advice given
Inspection of roof void and loft area carried out.

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