Time Incident Posted: 16:17

Incident Date: 19/01/2020

Incident Location: Walnut Street Leicester

Incident Number: 2850

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:11

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% to engine compartment

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical fault

Initial Information: 1 car engine involved in fire. 2 breathing apparatus 1 hose reel jet in use

Updated Incident Information: STOP confirmed fire extinguished using 1 hose reel jet. Crews damping down
Owner in attendance arranging recovery of vehicle

Public Statement Issued:


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