Time Incident Posted: 00:31

Incident Date: 02/12/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Leicester Road, Whitwick

Incident Number: 18510

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Coalville station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 00:30


Believed Cause: Believed deliberate

Initial Information: Call received to a car on fire, possibly following a road traffic collision.

Updated Incident Information: Police and Fire Crews confirmed the car had been involved in a RTC. No persons injured.
Fire Service tackled the fire and made the vehicle safe before handing the incident to the Police to arrange recovery of the vehicle.

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