Time Incident Posted: 06:00

Incident Date: 07/07/2022

Incident Location: Incident Location: Rolleston Road, Skeffington

Incident Number: 59666

Incident Type: Fire Outbuildings

Initial Emergency Call Received: 03:51

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Billesdon, 1 x appliance from Kibworth, 2 x appliances from Uppingham, 1 x appliance from Eastern Fire Station

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Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Cooking

Initial Information: Call received to reports of a barn involved in fire., possibly persons reported.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as 2 x outbuildings measuring 20m x 20m, single storey used for cooking and storage. 2 hose reel jets and 4 breathing apparatus in use. All persons accounted for.
Western Power requested due to power to overhead power cables.
Fire was extinguished and damped down.

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