Time Incident Posted: 20:13

Incident Date: 26/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Leicester Road, Thurlaston, Earl Shilton

Incident Number: 12840

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:44

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Western

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 80% to car by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental - electrical fault

Initial Information: Multiple calls received to a car fire.

Updated Incident Information: One car well alight, breathing apparatus and 2 hose reel jets in use.

Public Statement Issued:


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