Time Incident Posted: 15:40

Incident Date: 01/09/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Park Road Loughborough

Incident Number: 13011

Incident Type: Kitchen fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:58

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Loughborough and 1 fire engine from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Moderate fire to washing machine and slight smoke damage to the kitchen area

Believed Cause: Accidental - Faulty washing machine

Initial Information: Occupier reporting smoke from their washing machine

Updated Incident Information: Dwelling of 2 floors, 10m x 10m, fire located in the ground floor kitchen area.
Fire in a washing machine, 1 hose reel and 2BA in use.
Positive pressure ventilation fan used to clear smoke.

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