Time Incident Posted: 06:20

Incident Date: 14/03/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Western Park, Leics LE3 6HQ

Incident Number: 3738

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 06:05

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Western (Aiman Avenue)

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer in charge of appliance

Time Incident Closed: Ongoing

Damage: TBC

Believed Cause: Not yet released but at this stage it is believed to be deliberate. Vehicle has now been extinguished (06:54) and crews have confirmed this is believed deliberate ignition. An extended hose reel was used to extinguish the car due to the distance from the roadway.

Initial Information: 1 car involved in fire. Police requested to attend as fire services believe this may have been set alight deliberately.

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