Time Incident Posted: 19:00

Incident Date: 14/02/2017

Incident Location: Cedar Road, Blaby

Incident Number: 2198

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:53

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 from Wigston and 1 from Southern station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: n/a

Time Incident Closed: 20:28

Damage: 100% fire damage to kitchen, 80% smoke damage to property

Believed Cause: Accidental unattended cooking

Initial Information: Call received to a kitchen involved in fire. One female occupant self rescued from property. Suffering from smoke inhalation. 6 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reel jets and 1 main jet in use. Positive pressure ventilation also in use. Fire has been extinguished. Casualty transported to Leicester Royal Infirmary by ambulance.

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