Time Incident Posted: 15:19

Incident Date: 04/11/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Granville Road junction with London Road

Incident Number: 16069

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:12

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls were received to a car on fire at the junction of Granville Road and London Road in the City Centre.
Police and Fire Service are in attendance.
One car involved, believed to be a red BMW. The driver was believed to be out of the car at the time of the first call received.
Two Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet in use.

Updated Incident Information: 15:53 - Fire now extinguished and breathing apparatus wearers have been withdrawn.

Public Statement Issued:


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