Time Incident Posted: 21:40

Incident Date: 31/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wood Road Nailstone

Incident Number: 13185

Incident Type: Car fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Coalville

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 21:50

Damage: Car destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: member of the public reporting a car fire on waste ground

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 car on waste ground, well alight crew using 1 extended hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus to fight the fire.
Request Police as car believed stolen,
STOP message at 21:38 - Fire extinguished, damping down area using 1 hose reel, vehicle believed to be a Mitsubishi patrol.

Public Statement Issued:


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