Time Incident Posted: 22:50

Incident Date: 03/01/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Main Street, Burrough On The Hill

Incident Number: 116

Incident Type: Chimney Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Melton Mowbray Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 21:30

Damage: Nil

Believed Cause: N/A

Initial Information: Call received from the occupier reporting a chimney fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed that a log burner was involved in fire, crew using chimney kit to extinguish the fire.
STOP 21:09 - Due to construction of the log burner flue, crew extinguishing the fire from the rooftop through the chimney pot using the 13.5m ladder and 1 hose reel jet.

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