Time Incident Posted: 15:20

Incident Date: 21/04/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Steveley Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 7498

Incident Type: Shed / Allotment Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:28

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Eastern and Central Stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Multiple calls from the public to, Police and Ambulance Service to smoke seen in the Staveley Road area. Believed possible electricity sub station involved. However, upon arrival, crews confirmed the fire was affecting sheds in the allotments.

Updated Incident Information: Crews requested a second appliance. 1 main jet and 1 hose reel in use.

2 hose reel and 1 main jet in use for damping down.

Public Statement Issued:


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