Time Incident Posted: 18:51

Incident Date: 01/07/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Melbourne Road Ibstock

Incident Number: 10335

Incident Type: Kitchen fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:14

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 tactical response vehicle from Coalville, 1 fire engine from Ashby and 1 fire engine from Market Bosworth

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 19;40

Damage: Moderate fire damage to kitchen and severe smoke damage to kitchen

Believed Cause: Electrical fault on cooker

Initial Information: Occupier reporting a kitchen fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed a kitchen fire, well alight, 4 fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel jet being used to extinguish the fire.
Fire crews removed fridge/freezer and cooker to outside of the property, Property ventilated.

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