Time Incident Posted: 00;10

Incident Date: 08/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Gallows Lane Measham

Incident Number: 9522

Incident Type: Trailers on fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Coalville and 1 pump from Ashby De La Zouch

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls reporting fire in field

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 2 articulated lorry trailers involved in fire, 2 hose reels in use. Police attended.
2nd pumping appliance being used to ferry water to the incident.
Farmer assisted dragging out debris using a tractor.

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