Time Incident Posted: 21:15

Incident Date: 02/03/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hinckley Road Sapcote

Incident Number: 3034

Incident Type: Mobile home fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:15

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Hinckley, Loughborough, Lutterworth and Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 21:20

Damage: Mobile home and 1 car destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: several calls received to a mobile home on fire

Updated Incident Information: Initial indications were that there were persons inside the home.
On arrival Incident Commander requested further pumps for water. All persons were safe.
1 mobile home and 1 car involved in fire, 2 hose reel jets, 4 BA in use. 1 covering jet laid out.
1 LPG cylinder removed from home and being cooled with 1 water jet.
One elderly male suffered slight burns to hands and being taken to the LRI by relatives.
Stop message at 16:36 - Car and mobile home fire extinguished.

Public Statement Issued:


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