Time Incident Posted: 13:25

Incident Date: 09/04/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location:New Road, Appleby Magna

Incident Number: 4787

Incident Type: Agricultural Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:36

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Coalville Station, 1 Appliance from Tamworth Station and 1 appliance from Market Bosworth Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Building and buggy destroyed by fire.

Believed Cause: Caused believed to be an overheated or faulty electric buggy that was on charge.

Initial Information: Call received to a fire in a barn. 1 vehicle involved in fire.

Updated Incident Information: Building also contains LPG cylinders which are being cooled by the fire service.
2 main jets, 1 hose reel and 4 breathing apparatus in use.

Public Statement Issued:


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