Time Incident Posted: 02:00

Incident Date: 02/11/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Bainbridge Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 16919

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:00

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances from Hinckley and Southern stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 01:34

Damage: Serious damage by fire to the vehicle

Believed Cause: Believed deliberate

Initial Information: Several calls received to a vehicle on fire very close to a house.

Updated Incident Information: 1 car fully involved in fire. No property has been affected. 2 breathing apparatus and 2 hose reel jets in use.
Police requested and in attendance as cause believed suspicious.

Public Statement Issued:


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