Time Incident Posted: 16:12

Incident Date: 17/02/2018

Incident Location: M69 westbound

Incident Number: 2297

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 15:49

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Number of calls received to the M69, car fire at junction 2 westbound
One car fully involved in fire 2 breathing apparatus 2 hose reel jets in use. Highways in attendance

Updated Incident Information: STOP MESSAGE @16:17
Fire Extinguished , damping down in progress

Public Statement Issued: Driving along a motorway and spot an incident, remember to look out for the red/white/blue marker posts, they help emergency services identify your location.


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