Time Incident Posted: 11:20

Incident Date: 14/11/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Upper Temple Walk, Leicester

Incident Number: 16684

Incident Type: Fire Domestic P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:31

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Western, 1 x appliance from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 11:22 (STOP MESSAGE)


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 2 storey flat, fire in bedroom, alerted by smoke alarm sounding. 2 BA, 1HRJ and 1 covering jet used. Fire was extinguished by Fire Service and ventilation took place.

Updated Incident Information: Cause was believed to be due radiated heat from a tea light.
Damage was light by smoke to flat.

Public Statement Issued:


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