Time Incident Posted: 23:51

Incident Date: 19/04/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hand Avenue Leicester

Incident Number: 5301

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:28

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 00:10

Damage: Severe fire damage to car

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Multiple calls to a car fire in the roadway

Updated Incident Information: White Ford Fiesta involved in fire, 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus in use to extinguish the flames
Police on scene.
Stop at 23:51 - Fire extinguished, fire crew assisting Police.

Public Statement Issued:


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