Time Incident Posted: 16:00

Incident Date: 27/12/2019

Incident Location: Buller Road Leicester

Incident Number: 19662

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:10

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliance from Eastern + Technical Rescue from Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Road Traffic Collision involving one car into front of property. Main gas supply pipe has been ruptured.
Gas board in attendance
Adjacent properties evacuated as a precautionary measure
Breathing apparatus and main jet on standby.

Updated Incident Information: Awaiting arrival of Gas board dig team in order to isolate mains gas

Public Statement Issued:


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