Time Incident Posted: 07:00

Incident Date: 08/09/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Sycamore Close Oadby

Incident Number: 13589

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:05

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 06:30

Damage: Car destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical fault

Initial Information: Call from a resident reporting a vehicle fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 camper van involved in fire, 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus in use
2 small gas cylinders involved and removed from the vehicle by fire crew.
05:54hrs - STOP - Fire extinguished, damping down area using 1 hose reel. Vehicle involved Volkswagon Transport vehicle.

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