Time Incident Posted: 13:30

Incident Date: 10/08/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: King Street, Melton Mowbray

Incident Number: 12765

Incident Type: Tumble Dryer involved

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:50

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Two appliances from Melton Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 13:11


Believed Cause: Accidental - Mechanical Fault

Initial Information: This incident involved one tumble dryer involved in fire, the fire was extinguished prior to the arrival of the fire service.
Fire service personnel removed the tumble dryer from the property.

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