Time Incident Posted: 16:15

Incident Date: 08/08/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Edward Street Hinckley

Incident Number: 11956

Incident Type: Shed fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:03

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 17:00

Damage: Severe fire to shed, contents and 3 fence panels

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Several calls to a fire in rear garden of a property

Updated Incident Information: Shed fire in rear garden, shed fully involved in fire. 2 fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus using 1 hose reel to extinguish the flames.
Propane cylinder inside the shed.

Public Statement Issued:


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