Time Incident Posted: 10:48 hrs

Incident Date: 19/02/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Kingsway Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 4579

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:01 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Two fire appliances from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 10:40 hrs

Damage: item inside microwave, no fire damage & light smoke damage to kitchen

Believed Cause: Unattended cooking

Initial Information: Reports of microwave involved in fire in kitchen

Updated Incident Information: Microwave involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus committed with a hose reel and extinguisher
Stop message confirmed that all BA withdrawn and tactical ventilation is in progress - liaising with occupier and making up of equipment.

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