Time Incident Posted: 19:30

Incident Date: 19/03/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: London road Leicester

Incident Number: 3910

Incident Type: car fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:08

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from central fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message received at 19:44

Damage: 40% by fire to engine compartment

Believed Cause: accidental: electrical fault

Initial Information:

Updated Incident Information: Car fire located at the side of the road.
vehicle engine bay involved in fire
1 hose reel in use.
Vehicle is being made safe and being relocated to a side street
vehicle moved and damping down of engine compartment due to residual heat

Public Statement Issued:


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