Time Incident Posted: 13:53

Incident Date: 11/12/2023

Incident Location: Incident Location: Lime Tree Avenue, Uppingham

Incident Number: 69764

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:20

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Uppingham, 1 x appliance from Oakham

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Accidental - plastic kettle left on hob

Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call from occupier to reports of fire in Kitchen of domestic property

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival, house confirmed as being smoke logged, 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1HR in use, Kitchen involved in fire within 2 storey domestic dwelling.
13:53 - Breathing apparatus withdrawn and fire extinguished, positive pressure ventilation in use, gas and electricity isolated. Fire investigation taking place.

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