Time Incident Posted: 03:15 hrs

Incident Date: 02/06/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Humberstone Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 9415

Incident Type: Fire in the Open P3

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:25 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Eastern Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager from Eastern

Time Incident Closed: n/a

Damage: Rubbish by fire

Believed Cause: Controlled burning that had been left abandoned

Initial Information: reports of fire in the open

Updated Incident Information: Fire Service gained access to yard at rear of business, approx 7 square metres of rubbish involved in fire, Fire Service believe that this was controlled burning that had been left abandoned. 1HR in use.
Fire was knocked down and surrounding area was checked for fire sprread - reinspection required at 06:30 hrs

Public Statement Issued: Please stay with controlled burning in this hot weather or make sure it's fully out before leaving


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