Time Incident Posted: 20:30

Incident Date: 09/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Barlestone Road, Bagworth

Incident Number: 11838

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:10

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Coalville

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Deliberate

Initial Information: 2 x calls received to reports of a vehicle involved in fire.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident was confirmed as a Silver Mercedes fully involved in fire, 2 Breathing Apparatus and 1 high pressure hose reel in use. Police requested as cause believed deliberate.
20:59 - STOP - Vehicle fire now extinguished, all equipment being made up, road has now re-opened, Police in attendance.

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