Time Incident Posted: 13:10

Incident Date: 24/07/2023

Incident Location: Incident Location: Main Street, Ullesthorpe

Incident Number: 61386

Incident Type: Outbuilding fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:37

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Fire engines from Lutterworth and Hinckley

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 14:20

Damage: severe fire to one outbuilding and minor fire damage to 2nd out building

Believed Cause: Accidental carelessly discarded smoking

Initial Information: Several calls reporting an out building on fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival incident commander confirmed one outbuilding 6m x 4m fully involved in fire.
2 fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus and using 1 water hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.
Gas cylinders inside the building removed and cooled by fire crews.
2nd outbuilding 6m x 4m slightly damaged by fire.

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