Time Incident Posted: 14:09

Incident Date: 17/12/2018

Incident Location: Waveney Close, Hinckley

Incident Number: 18285

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:40

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Hinckley and one appliance from Nuneaton

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 14:17

Damage: Severe fire damage to rear bedroom and slight smoke damage to first floor

Believed Cause: Accidental - electrical fault

Initial Information: Original call received reporting smoke seen from the roof, no one inside property. On arrival crews confirmed one semi-detached private dwelling, consisting of two floors, fire located in first floor bedroom. Two BA used with one hose reel jet and positive pressure ventilation fan used.

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