Time Incident Posted: 23:50

Incident Date: 21/06/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Fillingate Wanlip

Incident Number: 10409

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:07

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Eastern and 1 pump from Birstall fire stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 00:10

Damage: Severe fire damage to car

Believed Cause: Deliberate ignition by persons unknown

Initial Information: Fire seen at the side of the A6 near Birstall

Updated Incident Information: Audi A4 saloon car involved in fire, being allowed to burnout due to location of the vehicle. Crew using 1 water hose reel damping down surround shrubbery.
Police informed

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