Time Incident Posted: 06:00

Incident Date: 20/04/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Woods, Melrose Road, Thringstone

Incident Number: 5613

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:21

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Coalville Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate

Initial Information: Calls received to fire in woods - explosions heard.

Updated Incident Information: Incident confirmed as a car fire, well alight and totally destroyed by fire.
Buckets of water and firefighting backpacks in use.

Public Statement Issued:


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