Time Incident Posted: 09:10

Incident Date:

Incident Location: Asfordby Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 15771

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:50

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Eastern and one appliance from Central station

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Time Incident Closed: 09:10

Damage: Limited to wall of origin

Believed Cause: Diva Candle

Initial Information: Call received from neighbour reporting house fire. On arrival crews confirmed small fire found in the ground floor living room which was out on arrival. Positive pressure ventilation was use to clear property of smoke. Small hand tools used to check the property for fire spread.

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