Time Incident Posted: 01:00

Incident Date: 28/01/2017

Incident Location: M69 East between Sapcote and Enderby

Incident Number: 1318

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:34

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances (1 from Hinckley Fire station and 1 from Southern Fire station)

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 01:20

Damage: severe by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Several calls received to a car fire on the M69 heading towards Leicester. incident located between Sapcote and Enderby.

Updated Incident Information: Informative message 00:57 - 1 car involved in fire. 2 breathing apparatus, 1 Hose reel jet in use.

Stop message 01:12 - 1 vehicle involved in fire is now under control and extinguished, 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose in use for damping down

Public Statement Issued:


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