Time Incident Posted: 07:00

Incident Date: 11/11/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Tithe Street Leicester

Incident Number: 16966

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:29

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1pump from eastern station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 06:15

Damage: Severe fire damage to vehicle

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Several calls received from members of the public reporting a vehicle on fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 Vauxhall Zaferia involved in fire, 1 hosereel and 2 breathing apparatus in use. Police required as believed deliberate ignition
Stop message at 06:07hrs - Fire extinguished

Public Statement Issued:


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