Time Incident Posted: 21:14

Incident Date: 15/04/2017

Incident Location: Centurion Way

Incident Number: 5420

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:12

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 21:41

Damage: Severe to contents of Skip

Believed Cause: Believed deliberate

Initial Information: Call received to a Skip fire on Centurion Way. On arrival crews informed on skip well alight. 2 breathing apparatus and one jet in use. In addition some small fires were located to the rear of the skip one Scottie backpack in use.

Updated Incident Information: Damping down of skip and surrounding area taking place.
STOP message 21:40 - All fires now extinguished, making up of equipment in progress.

Public Statement Issued:


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