Time Incident Posted: 15:31

Incident Date: 24/10/2016

Incident Location: A453 Ashby Road Kegworth

Incident Number: 15714

Incident Type: Car Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:43

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Castle Donington

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 15:35

Damage: 40% to vehicle by fire & heat

Believed Cause: Accidental - Oil leak

Initial Information: 13:54 1 VW Passat involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus 1 hose reel in use

14:07 STOP vehicle fire now extinguished, breathing apparatus crew withdrawn, damping down in progress

14:22 Fire crew left scene, incident being left with the owner awaiting recovery vehicle

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