Time Incident Posted: 05:30

Incident Date: 17/06/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Cornwall Road, South Wigston

Incident Number: 8166

Incident Type: Car Fires

Initial Emergency Call Received: 04:08

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Wigston, 2 x appliances from Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Under Investigation

Initial Information: Several calls received to reports of fire seen at rear of industrial units.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident was confirmed as 6 vehicles involved in fire within compound. Assistance message - make pumps 3.
2 hose reel jets and 1 main jet used to extinguish the fire.
Fire investigation is in progress to establish the cause of the fire.

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