Time Incident Posted: 14:29

Incident Date: 26/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wigston Road Oadby

Incident Number: 15817

Incident Type: Recyling container fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:28

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Wigston station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager from Wigston station

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: N/A

Believed Cause: N/A

Initial Information: Called to a recycling container involved in fire.
Crews attended and used two hose reel jets to extinguish container which was three quarters full of recyclable waste..
Lorry has pulled out container from compactor and fire fighting is continuing.

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