Time Incident Posted: 11:38

Incident Date: 16/08/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Maple Court, Walker Road, Bardon

Incident Number: 12312

Incident Type: Industrial Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:08

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Coalville Station and 1 appliance from Ashby-de-la-Zouch Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 10% Fire damage to plasterboard and racking

Believed Cause: Cause is believed to be accidental.

Initial Information: Initial call came from the occupier of the building to advise that smoke had been seen issuing from the unit.
Two fire appliances and a Tactical Response Vehicle were mobilised.
The fire was located in the main warehouse. Two crew members wearing breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and one main jet were in use.
The owner was in attendance at the scene and there were no casualties.

Updated Incident Information: 11:51 - Fire extinguished and positive pressure ventilation fan in use.

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