Time Incident Posted: 22:00

Incident Date: 23/04/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Lindsay Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 7617

Incident Type: Shed and Tree Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:06

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Southern Station and one from Central Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 22:15


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Fire control received a large number of calls from residents nearby reporting a shed and trees involved. Upon arrival crews requested assistance to make pumps two for water, this had already been anticipated due to the large number of calls being handled by Fire Control.
The shed was fully involved in fire and had spread to a row of conifers and fence panels in the rear garden, two breathing apparatus wearers used one main jet to extinguish the fire.

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