Time Incident Posted: 01:39

Incident Date: 20/03/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Western Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 4040

Incident Type: Person Shut in Lift

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:04

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 01:40


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: A call was received from one of three persons shut inside a lift. The lift was stuck around the third floor.

Updated Incident Information: Fire Service crews attended and released the three people from the lift car.

Public Statement Issued:


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