Time Incident Posted: 23:57 hrs

Incident Date: 11/06/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Spring Cottage Road, Overseal

Incident Number: 8399

Incident Type: Fire Vehicle P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:18 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Swadlincote Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 00:00

Damage: Whole vehicle

Believed Cause: Believed deliberate ignition

Initial Information: Call to car on fire

Updated Incident Information: 23:30 hrs: 1 vehicle well alight on arrival, vehicle is located in centre of highway, 1hosereel in use
23:36 hrs: Request attendance of Police due to positioning of vehicle in roadway
STOP at 23:48 hrs: Vehicle fire now out, vehicle in precarious position on carriageway.

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