Time Incident Posted: 20:41
Incident Date: 14/01/2017
Incident Location: M1 South Junction 21-20
Incident Number: 642
Incident Type: Car Fire
Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:59
Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Southern
Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager
Time Incident Closed: 22:00
Damage: 5% fire damage, 100% smoke damage
Believed Cause: Electrical fault
Initial Information: call from owner of vehicle reporting car involved in fire
Updated Incident Information: One Mercedes CLS car involved in fire. One hose reel in use.
Fire extinguished , vehicle being made safe. Incident handed over to Highways Agency
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