Time Incident Posted: 07:45

Incident Date: 10/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 Southbound between jct 23a and jct 23

Incident Number: 9601

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 07:27

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Castle Donington, 1 pump from Loughborough.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls received a vehicle fire on the motorway hard shoulder

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 car well alight, 2 hose reels and 2 BA in use
Highways in attendance and lane 1 of the southbound motorway closed

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