Time Incident Posted: 01:00

Incident Date: 14/11/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Gaulby Road, Billesdon

Incident Number: 16665

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:17

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Billesdon

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Car destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition by persons unknown

Initial Information: Called received from a member of the public reporting a car on fire

Updated Incident Information: A fire engine from Billesdon was sent to fight a car fire on Gaulby Road
When the fire fighters arrived they found the car fully involved in fire and used 1 hose reel jet of water to extinguish the flames, 2 of the fire fighters wore breathing apparatus to protect themselves from the smoke.
At just after 01:00am the fire was put out.
Car involved is believed to be a Mazda.

Public Statement Issued:


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