Time Incident Posted: 18:45

Incident Date: 06/07/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Tesco Superstore, Narborough Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 11138

Incident Type: Rescue Small Animal

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:11

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Western Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to reports of a cat trapped in engine compartment of car.

Updated Incident Information: Upon arrival incident confirmed as 1 x cat trapped deep inside engine compartment of vehicle, Fire Crews attempting to locate and rescue Cat. Low pressure airbags and small gear in use.
18:58 - Stop Message - one cat released from engine bay by Fire Service, crews currently putting car back together. Cat being conveyed by member of public to PDSA.

Public Statement Issued:


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