Time Incident Posted: 09:56

Incident Date: 08/11/2018

Incident Location: Hesketh Court, Stretton

Incident Number: 16360

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:03

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Oakham and one appliance from Grantham

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 09:46

Damage: Kitchen 80% destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Faulty Toaster

Initial Information: Call received to house fire, on arrival crews confirmed one two storey domestic building involved in fire. 4 Breathing Apparatus and 2 Hose Reel Jets used. Kitchen was fully involved in fire.
PPV used and cutting away.
Two dogs rescued and reunited with owner.

Updated Incident Information: Crews cutting away and landlord in attendance and assisting to re-home occupant

Public Statement Issued:


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