Time Incident Posted: 23:00

Incident Date: 12/12/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Fosse Road North Leicester

Incident Number: 18729

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:07

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Western and 1 pump from Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 23:00

Damage: Slight smoke damage to kitchen area

Believed Cause: Accidental - Pan on cooker unattended

Initial Information: Call from resident reporting the automatic fire alarm activating

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed forced entry being made to property, 1 pan on cooker unattended. Pan removed and positive pressure ventilation fan being used to clear smoke.
Stop message at 21;46hrs - Positive ventilation fan in use to clear smoke.

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