Time Incident Posted: 06:20

Incident Date: 03/11/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Helena Crescent, Leicester

Incident Number: 16494

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:34

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Birstall station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: Stop 06:15

Damage: Vehicle involved 100% destroyed by fire, second vehicle affected 20% damage by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Fire control received several calls to a car involved in fire. Upon arrival crews confirmed that one car was well alight, two breathing apparatus wearers extinguished the fire using a hose reel jet, a second car also suffered damage from the fire.

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