Time Incident Posted: 02:15 HRS

Incident Date: 30/12/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: FOSSE ROAD NORTH, LEICESTER

Incident Number: 19765

Incident Type: FIRE DOMESTIC P1

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:17 HRS

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: SOUTHERN, BIRSTALL, EASTERN

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: WATCH MANAGER

Time Incident Closed: 01:50 (STOP)


Believed Cause: Believed to be accidental.

Initial Information: Call received reporting smoke coming from the building, believed someone inside.
Fire confirmed in property, 2BA, 1 person rescued from property by Fire Service, light smoke issuing from property, casualty being given oxygen by Fire Service.
One cooker involved in fire, extinguished using hosereel jet and 2BA, all persons accounted for, person was led to safety by Fire Service.

Updated Incident Information: STOP – Ambulance have assessed casualty, they have been allowed back into property, handover being given.

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