Time Incident Posted:

Incident Date: 23/02/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Grange Lane, Leicester

Incident Number: 2803

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:48

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 from Central station, 1 from Eastern station

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Damage: moderate by fire, severe by smoke to kitchen

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received to reports of a fire in kitchen area of apartment.
On arrival found to be a fire on 4th floor with the possibility of persons still inside the property. 2 Breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet used.
Was then confirmed that all people were accounted for with no injuries.

Updated Incident Information: 22:15 - Fire has now been extinguished, Positive pressure ventilation and 2 breathing apparatus in use.

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