Time Incident Posted: 03:50

Incident Date: 23/05/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Treasure Close Glenfield

Incident Number: 6914

Incident Type: Trees and fence fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 03:20

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Western fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 04:45

Damage: Log pile, 5 trees and 2 fence panels by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental - Hot ember from garden log burner

Initial Information: Several calls received to a fire seen on Treasure Close

Updated Incident Information: Tall trees, fence and wood pile involved in fire, 2 hose reels being used to extinguish the fire
Stop at 04:10 - 10 sq metres of wood pile, 2 fence panels and 5 trees fire extinguished using 2 hose reels and 1 main jet.

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