Time Incident Posted: 09:43
Incident Date: 08/11/2018
Incident Location: Incident Location: Ringers Spinney, Oadby
Incident Number: 16362
Incident Type: House fire
Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:11
Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from Wigston, 1 from Central
Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:
Time Incident Closed:
Damage: 5% to kitchen by heat, 50% to house by smoke
Believed Cause: Accidental due to candle
Initial Information: Fire in kitchen of domestic property, two breathing apparatus, one hosereel jet and one covering jet used. Positive pressure ventilation fan also used to ventilate property.
Updated Incident Information: Fire extinguished and breathing apparatus withdrawn. Tortoise at property was rescued by the owner.
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