Time Incident Posted: 22:48

Incident Date: 07/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Morcott Road Glaston

Incident Number: 11721

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:31

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Uppingham

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 23;50hrs

Damage: Severe fire and smoke to car

Believed Cause: Electrical fault

Initial Information: Multiple calls to car fire on the A47 Morcott Road Glaston

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 vehicle involved in fire on the roadway, 1 hosereel and 2 breathing apparatus in use to extinguish the fire, Police required for traffic management.
STOP message at 23:10hrs - 1 hose reel in use damping down, Car involved is a Honda CRV.

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