Time Incident Posted: 02:40

Incident Date: 28/05/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Carlisle Street Leicester

Incident Number: 7680

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 02:36

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Western fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 03:11 Stop message received

Damage: 40% severe damage by fire to engine compartment interior of car

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical Fault

Initial Information: Call received from resident reporting a car on fire.
Upon arrival crews confirmed that one car was well alight, two breathing apparatus wears used one hose reel to extinguish the fire.
Police were in attendance.

Updated Incident Information:

Public Statement Issued: #Dial999InAnEmergency


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