Time Incident Posted: 20:40

Incident Date: 20/04/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wilberforce Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 5339

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:49

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 20:16

Damage: 100% by fire to the engine compartment

Believed Cause: Faulty electrics

Initial Information: Call received to a car on fire.

Updated Incident Information: 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus in use.

Fire extinguished and damping down of hot spots taking place.

Public Statement Issued:


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