Time Incident Posted: 11:41

Incident Date: 19/08/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Deacon Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 12055

Incident Type: Person Shut In Lift

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:01

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 11:19


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Fire Control received a call from a member of the public advising of two people shut in a lift.

On arrival, fire crews confirmed that two persons were shut within a lift car on the ground floor. Crews isolated the electrics to the lift and the two persons were released. The lift was left isolated.

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