Time Incident Posted: 09:09

Incident Date: 31/08/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: East Avenue, Syston

Incident Number: 12612

Incident Type: Fire Domestic

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:38

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Eastern station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 09:00

Damage: No damage

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received due to smoke coming from a downstairs flat.

Updated Incident Information: A plastic bag had been left unattended on top of the cooker hob and caught fire.
No one was in the property when the Fire Service arrived.

Public Statement Issued: Take care when leaving items on your cooker hob.


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