Time Incident Posted: 12:50

Incident Date: 07/08/2019

Incident Location: Wakerley Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 12627

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:10

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 12:19

Damage: 20% to roof area by fire, remainder of property affected by heat and smoke

Believed Cause: Under Investigation

Initial Information: Call received to a kitchen fire in a property, all persons out of the property.

Updated Incident Information: One cooker and pan involved in fire, the fire was out on arrival. Occupier suffered burns and treated by Fire Service and EMAS on scene.
Crews carried out cutting away using small gear and Thermal Imaging camera to check for hot spots. Gas and electricity supply to premises isolated.

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