Time Incident Posted: 01:00

Incident Date: 04/12/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: Shire Close Leicester

Incident Number: 18300

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:20

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Western

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 01:15

Damage: Moderate fire damage to the vehicle

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Several calls received reporting a vehicle on fire on the roadway

Updated Incident Information: On arrival 1 car well alight in the roadway, 1 hose reel and 2 fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus fighting the fire.

Public Statement Issued:


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