Time Incident Posted: 19:00

Incident Date: 31/07/2018

Incident Location: A52 Bottesford bypass

Incident Number: 10927

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:03

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Bingham, 1 appliance from Grantham

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 19:20

Damage: 100% damage to both vehicles

Believed Cause: vehicle fires caused by RTC

Initial Information: emergency call received from a passerby, reporting 2 cars involved in fire on the A52 near to the junction of Nottingham road, Bottesford.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival crews confirmed 2 vehicles were well alight following a RTC, all persons had self rescued prior to arrival of fire service. 2 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reels and small tools used to to extinguish and make the scene safe.

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