Time Incident Posted: 01:50

Incident Date: 23/06/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: ANDREWES STREET LEICESTER

Incident Number: 10446

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:35

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 02:20

Damage: Severe fire damage to car

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition by persons unknown

Initial Information: Several calls from residents reporting a vehicle fire in the street

Updated Incident Information: 1 Peugeot 106 fully involved in fire, fire crews using 1 water hose reel jet to extinguish the flames and 2 breathing apparatus being worn by the fire fighters for safety and comfort.
vehicle believed stolen and Police required

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