Time Incident Posted: 13:15

Incident Date: 14/05/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Muncaster Close, Broughton Astley

Incident Number: 7913

Incident Type: Property Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:12

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 50% damage to 1st floor

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call from several neighbours reporting smoke issuing from roof of property.

Updated Incident Information: Property involved in fire, fire located on 1st floor landing, 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 Hose Reel Jet used, Positive Pressure Ventilation Fan used to ventilate. No human casualties but 1 dog was rescued from the property. Fire has now been extinguished and crews checking for hotspots. Fire investigation currently in progress.
13:34 - STOP message - fire investigation complete - cause believed accidental, hot spots continue to be damped down and being checked with thermal imaging camera, post incident response being carried out in the nearby vicinity.

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