Time Incident Posted: 22:30

Incident Date: 17/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Austwick Close, Leicester

Incident Number: 10073

Incident Type: Out building fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:21

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Western Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Several calls received to fire seen at the rear of a property

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed fire at the rear of the property, well alight, 1 hose reel in use to extinguish the flames
Fire had spread to the out building, fire now out.
Stop at 22:03hrs - Thermal Image camera used to identify hot spots, 1 hose reel used to extinguish the hot spots and damp down area.

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