Time Incident Posted: 01:52

Incident Date: 13/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Melbourne Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 12030

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One Appliance from Central Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Believed Deliberate

Initial Information: Calls received to a car fire on Melbourne Street Leicester.
On arrival crews confirmed one car well alight, one extended hose reel jet in use. 2 breathing apparatus working in the open in use.
Stop message - Car fire now extinguished using one extended hose reel. Damping down of hotspots and making up of equipment in progress.

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