Time Incident Posted: 00:00

Incident Date: 16/03/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Braunstone Park, Braunstone Avenue, Leicester

Incident Number: 3910

Incident Type: vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:40

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Western fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severe fire to car

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Several calls received from residents reporting a large fire on Braunstone Park.

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed a car fully involved in fire in the middle of the park. Fire crew gaining access to the park.
Police in attendance.
STOP message 00:40 - Car fire extinguished using water back pack and buckets of water.

Public Statement Issued:


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