Time Incident Posted: 03:43

Incident Date: 09/01/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Higham Way, Burbage

Incident Number: 2284

Incident Type: Kitchen Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 02:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Hinckley, 1 x appliance from Southern,

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 20% fire damage to door and 1/2 square meter of carpet damaged by fire, smoke logging to property.

Believed Cause: Cooking pan falling off hob

Initial Information: Initial call received to an automatic fire alarm at the property

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival , incident confirmed as persons reported, 1 female found behind door and rescued from property by Fire Service.
Fire was out on arrival and ventilation of property took place due to smoke logging.
1 x female casualty was treated by EMAS and conveyed to George Elliott Hospital.

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