Time Incident Posted: 01:50

Incident Date: 24/12/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Woodgate Leicester

Incident Number: 19522

Incident Type: Shop fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:16

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Western and 2 fire engines from Central fire stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls to a shop fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed fire on ground floor of Newsagents shop, flats above being evacuated.
Building of 2 storeys 35m x 25m
1 water hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus being used to fight the fire.

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