Time Incident Posted: 12:35

Incident Date: 26/12/2019

Incident Location: Back Lane, Cotes

Incident Number: 19613

Incident Type: House Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:10

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliance from Loughborough , 1 x appliance from East Leake

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Dishwasher destroyed by fire. Smoke damage to 50% of ground floor and 75% to first floor

Believed Cause: Electrical fault within dishwasher

Initial Information: Heavily smoke logged property, forced entry made, 4 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reels.
Fire located in ground floor kitchen, dishwasher involved

Updated Incident Information: STOP@13;06 Confirmed fire extinguished. Breathing apparatus withdrawn. Owner of property in attendance.
Positive Pressure Ventilation in use

Public Statement Issued:


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