Time Incident Posted: 21:30

Incident Date: 27/01/2018

Incident Location: Bosworth Marina, Carlton road, Market Bosworth

Incident Number: 1307

Incident Type: Kitchen fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:01

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Market Bosworth and Hinckley fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: severe fire damage to first floor kitchen area, severe smoke damage to bar area.

Believed Cause: undetermined at this stage

Initial Information: Initial emergency call received just after 9pm from a marina user to a report of the fire alarm sounding with the premise and a smell of smoke.

Shortly after, Fire control received a additional call advising that flames and smoke could now be seen from outside the premise. Fire was believed to be in within the 1st floor kitchen area of the premise,

Updated Incident Information: on arrival Fire crews advised this was a confirmed fire within the first floor kitchen area, fire fighting in progress.

21:50 - Fire has now been extinguished - Fire crews used 4 breathing apparatus, fire fighting media and positive pressure ventilation fan to extinguish the fire.

Cause of fire is currently under investigation

Public Statement Issued:


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