Time Incident Posted: 21:15

Incident Date: 12/09/2017

Incident Location: Cabin Leas, Loughborough

Incident Number: 13834

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:37

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Loughborough & 1 from East Leake

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 50% to sofa by fire, 80% smoke damage to lounge

Believed Cause: Discarded smoking material

Initial Information: Initial call to a kitchen fire at property, incident made persons reported due to no confirmation that everyone was outside.
Fire on ground floor. All persons accounted for, one hose reel, two breathing apparatus in use.
Ambulance requested due to one female casualty with smoke inhalation.

21:13 Fire now extinguished , breathing apparatus withdrawn. Sofa in lounge was involved in fire. Property being ventilated
21:45 STOP Ventilation & Fire Investigation complete, one female casualty conveyed to hospital by ambulance

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