Time Incident Posted: 14:10

Incident Date: 06/01/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Humberstone Gate, Leicester

Incident Number: 233

Incident Type: Person Shut In Lift

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:34

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 14:09


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received from a high street shop advising that two females and a baby were stuck inside a lift.

Updated Incident Information: Two adult females and one child were released from a lift, which has been stuck between the first and second floors.
Store personnel were awaiting the arrival of a lift engineer.

Public Statement Issued:


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