Time Incident Posted: 03:00

Incident Date: 01/07/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Cottage Close Ratby

Incident Number: 8980

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 02:47

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Western Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager from Western Fire Station

Time Incident Closed: 03:33 hrs

Damage: 100% severe by fire to vehicle

Believed Cause: Believed deliberate by persons unknown
Police informed

Initial Information: Several calls received to a vehicle fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 car fully involved in fire, 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus in use to extinguish the flames.
Stop 03:33 - BA withdrawn, 1 hose reel in use to damp down. Fire damage to fence panels.

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