Time Incident Posted: 19:41

Incident Date: 08/10/2016

Incident Location: Atherstone Road Measham

Incident Number: 14839

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:52

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Ashby De La Zouch Fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: 19:15 - one car well alight, 2 breathing apparatus and 2 hosereels in use.

19:18 - Request the attendance of the police as this vehicle is in a dangerous position. Fire service have closed the road.

Updated Incident Information: 19:54 - STOP MESSAGE - Fire now extinguished and damping down in progress. Breathing apparatus has been withdrawn. Still awaiting arrival of police due to the position of the vehicle on the carriageway.

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