Time Incident Posted: 06:45

Incident Date: 12/05/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Uppingham Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 7817

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 06:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Eastern Station and the Aerial Ladder Platform from Central Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from occupier of property advising smoke issuing in loft of property. Upon arrival crews requested the assistance of the Aerial Ladder Platform. Loft conversion of property fully involved in fire. 2 Firefighters wearing Breathing Apparatus using 1 hose-reel jet are fighting the fire.
*UPDATE* 0700hrs - Fire now extinguished and all breathing apparatus withdrawn. No casualties and all persons accounted for.

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