Time Incident Posted: 18:37

Incident Date: 08/11/2016

Incident Location: Gorse Hill, Anstey

Incident Number: 16605

Incident Type: vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:28

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from central fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 17:56

Damage: 90 % damage to vehicle

Believed Cause: believed to be deliberate by persons unknown

Initial Information: Multiple calls received to a car involved in fire near to the underpass

Updated Incident Information: 1 ford focus involved in fire. 1 extended hose reel in use this is for crews unable to gain access due to height barrier.

stop message - 1 vehicle fire has now been extinguished, cause of fire is believed to be deliberate by persons unknown. damage to the vehicle is 90 % by fire. Crews are making up equipment

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