Time Incident Posted: 17:00

Incident Date: 02/11/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Foxholes Road Leicester

Incident Number: 16943

Incident Type: Industrial Unit fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:38

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Western and 1 fire engine from Southern fire stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Fire reported in building

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed fire in industrial unit measuring of 2 floors measuring 10m x 20m. Fire in office on 1st floor.
1 water hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus being used to fight the fire. 1 water main jet laid out as a precaution.
Positive pressure ventilation fan (PPV) being used to clear heavy smoke logging to the building.

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