Time Incident Posted: 12:40

Incident Date: 30/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 northbound Jct 23 to jct 23a

Incident Number: 10851

Incident Type: Car fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12;23

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Car destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call from car driver reporting his car on fire

Updated Incident Information: Incident Commander confirmed incident just before junction 23a northbound.
Car well alight, 1 hosereel and 2 BA in use.
Car Peugeot 308.
Lanes 1 and 2 closed for crew safety
12:50 - car fire extinguished,

Public Statement Issued:


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