Saturday 24 July at 5:39am we were called to reports a fire in a high-rise
block of flats.
the height of the incident, we had eight appliances at the scene on Noel
Street, Hyson Green.
a Fire Investigation, the cause has been deemed accidental. The cooker hob had
been left on accidentally which caused the blaze on the 15th floor.
Manager, Chris Navin, said: “Although this was an accident, I want to remind
people how important it is to stay vigilant in the kitchen.
you have finished cooking, ensure that everything is switched off, and check
again before going to bed or leaving the house.
did a fantastic job of extinguishing the fire as quickly as they could, and all
staff showed great teamwork at the incident.”
worked with our partners throughout the incident, including local authorities
who set up a rest centre for evacuated residents.