Time Incident Posted: 13:10

Incident Date: 08/09/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Welford Road junction of Putney Road Leicester.

Incident Number: 14090

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:55

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 13:45

Damage: Slight heat and smoke damage to the engine compartment

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical fault

Initial Information: Vehicle owner reporting car fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 car involved in fire, 1 water hose reel in use to extinguish the flames, Car being made safe by fire crew

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