Time Incident Posted: 04:35

Incident Date: 19/05/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Turnbull Drive Braunstone Town

Incident Number: 8086

Incident Type: Shed fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 04:12

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Southern fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Accidental due to carelessly discarded smoking materials

Initial Information: Several callers reporting a tree fire.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 shed 3m x 2m and large conifer tree on fire
1 water hose reel jet being used to extinguish the flames.

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