Time Incident Posted: 20:50

Incident Date: 07/05/2017

Incident Location: Colonel Close Ellistown

Incident Number: 6496

Incident Type: Shed Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:31

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Coalville

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Fire damage to 2 sheds and garden fencing

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call to Shed fire.
One appliance from Coalville initially mobilised. On arrival assistance message received for second appliance.
Rear gardens and fences of three properties involved.
Two sheds also involved in fire, two hose reels in use

Updated Incident Information: Stop message - 21:09 - Approx 100 metres of fencing, 2 sheds and one tumble dryer involved in fire, crews are damping down and inspecting properties internally. 2 hose reels and thermal imaging camera in use.

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