Time Incident Posted: 02:45

Incident Date: 16/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Edward Street Anstey

Incident Number: 12234

Incident Type: Car fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 02:32

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Western Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 03:25

Damage: car destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Multiple calls to a car fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 car involved in fire, well alight, 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus in use.
STOP message at 03:00hrs - 1 Vauxhall Astra destroyed by fire, 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus used. Owner of the vehicle is on scene.

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