Time Incident Posted: 23;50

Incident Date: 24/11/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Swepstone Road Heather

Incident Number: 18143

Incident Type: Car fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:33hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Coalville Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 00:40hrs

Damage: Severe fire, heat and smoke damage to passenger compartment of vehicle

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical fault

Initial Information: Call from member of the public reporting a vehicle on fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Car well alight, fire crew using 1 water hose reel to extinguish the fire and wearing 2 breathing apparatus sets for safety

Public Statement Issued:


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