Time Incident Posted: 22:38

Incident Date: 12/07/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Playing fields at Measham Leisure Centre

Incident Number: 11453

Incident Type: Fire in the open

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:58

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Ashby

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 20:59


Believed Cause: Upon investigation this was an unattended bonfire.

Initial Information: Call received to a small fire on the grass playing fields.

Updated Incident Information: Fire crews extinguished the fire and gave advice.

Public Statement Issued:


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