Time Incident Posted: 11:55

Incident Date: 11/03/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hinckley Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 4964

Incident Type: Property Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:33

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 80% to cooker and hob by fire, 70% smoke to damage to kitchen,

Believed Cause: Cause: unattended cooking in kitchen

Initial Information: Call from occupier of premise, fire in kitchen, call treated as persons reported as not all occupiers could be raised / accounted for.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as Kitchen fire within property - black smoke issuing from property.
1 hose reel jet and 2 Breathing apparatus in use under rapid deployment.
Fire was extinguished by Fire Service, and ventilation in use. Incident still being treated as persons reported.
12:05 - message confirmed all persons now accounted for and no longer persons reported.

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