Time Incident Posted: 06:37

Incident Date: 04/10/2022

Incident Location: Gravel Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 65417

Incident Type: Fire Retail/Public Assembly

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:12

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 7 fire engines from Central, Eastern, Western, Birstall, Southern, Kibworth, 3 Aerial Ladder Platforms from Central, Birstall and London Road, Nottingham, 1 water carrier from Loughborough, Hose Layer from Market Harborough, Command Support Vehicle from Wigston and Welfare Unit from Kibworth

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Group Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls received reporting smoke issuing from building.

Updated Incident Information: This is a confirmed building fire measuring 50 by 50 metres. Fire location is in centre of building.

Public Statement Issued:


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