Time Incident Posted: 15:24

Incident Date: 07/12/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Victoria Street, Hinckley

Incident Number: 18464

Incident Type: Fire in machinery inside industrial unit

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:58

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 from Hinckley station, 1 from Market Bosworth station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Two storey building measuring approximately 40m x 40m involved. Fire located in machinery on ground floor. Two hose reels 4 breathing apparatus and one covering jet in use. Firefighting operations being carried out.

Updated Incident Information: Fire now believed to be extinguished, positive pressure ventilation being git to work, 2 breathign apparatus and one hose reel jet in use. breathing apparatus crew are checking for hot spots.

Public Statement Issued:


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