Time Incident Posted: 03:08

Incident Date: 23/10/2017

Incident Location: Cedar Avenue, Lutterworth

Incident Number: 15898

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:3

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Lutterworth, one appliance from Southern, one appliance from Rugby, Command Support Unit from Wigston and appliance from Wigston. Technical Rescue from Southern Station.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 02:52

Damage: Believed electrical fault in outbuilding in rear garden

Believed Cause: Severe fire damage to one property
Rroof and moderate smoke damage to other property.

Initial Information: Several calls received house reporting fire and appliance were mobilised. On arrival crews madeup for four appliances as two houses involved in fire.
Fire-fighting being carried on two properties both internally and externally.
Four breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and one main jet used.
Gas and Electricity isolated

Updated Incident Information: Cutting away taken place of both roof tiles and fascias and Building Inspector requested to inspect one property showing signs of collapse.
Technical Rescue mobilised to shore up property.

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