Time Incident Posted: 08:46

Incident Date: 10/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: A46 Roundabout with A6 at Birstall

Incident Number: 14903

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:35

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Birstall Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 09:24

Damage: 30% Damage by fire

Believed Cause: Cause believed electrical fault

Initial Information: Called to Car fire on the A46 Roundabout with A6 at Birstall - Several call received due to location and time of day.
Crews using 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus to extinguish.

Updated Incident Information: Stop Message @ 08:54
Fire now extinguish and all breathing apparatus withdrawn. Damping down in progress.

Public Statement Issued:


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