Time Incident Posted: 15:45

Incident Date: 20/05/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Park Street, Loughborough

Incident Number: 8363

Incident Type: Commercial Premises Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:21

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from Loughborough Station, 1 appliance from Birstall Station and 1 appliance from Castle Donington Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 17:00

Damage: 40% by fire and 50% by smoke to property

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Several calls received by Fire Control to a fire on Park Road.
On arrival, fire crews confirmed a property involved in fire. The fire was located on the 1st floor attic. Four crew members wearing breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets, a covering jet and a 9 meter ladder were in use.

Updated Incident Information: 16:24 - Fire now believed to be extinguished. All breathing apparatus has been withdrawn. Damping down and turning over taking place. Gas and Western Power have been asked to attend. Police are also on scene.
Crews to attend for re-inspection at 20:00

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