Time Incident Posted: 12:38

Incident Date: 06/12/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Broad Avenue, Leicester

Incident Number: 18415

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:17

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: severe fire damage to engine compartment, fire and smoke damage to passenger compartment

Believed Cause: Electrical fault in engine compartment

Initial Information: Several calls received from members of the public, to a vehicle on fire.

Updated Incident Information: One car involved on fire, 2 breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet in use.

Public Statement Issued:


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