Time Incident Posted: 00:21

Incident Date: 02/04/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Byron Street Barwell

Incident Number: 6513

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:05

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Hinckley

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 2 vehicles destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Several calls received from residents of Byron Street Barwell to a van involved in fire which spread quickly to a nearby car

Updated Incident Information: 00:20 - 1 car and 1 van involved in fire 2 hose reel jets and 2 breathing apparatus working in the open in use

00:37 - STOP - 1 ford transit van and 1 VW passat both destroyed by fire. All BA now withdrawn, 1 HR still in use for damping down

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