Time Incident Posted: 13:05

Incident Date: 26/05/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Clawson Road, Ab Kettleby

Incident Number: 7595

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:39

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 x appliances from Melton Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 90% by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental - Mechanical Breakdown

Initial Information: Call received to a car fire involving a Range Rover.

Updated Incident Information: 1 x appliance from Melton initially mobilised, upon arrival an assistance message was received requesting a 2nd appliance.
1 vehicle fully involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus and 2 hose reel jets in use.
13:11 - stop message received, fire extinguished and hotspots being damped down. Highways requested due to damage to road surface.

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