Time Incident Posted: 16:45

Incident Date: 02/02/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Slip road off A6 between Kibworth and Great Glen

Incident Number: 1598

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received:

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Wigston Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severe fire damage to vehicle

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition b y persons unknown

Initial Information: Multiple calls to car fire by passing motorists

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 vehicle involved in fire, Police required as believed deliberate ignition.
Jeep type vehicle involved in fire, 1 hose reel and 2 BA in use.

Public Statement Issued:


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