Time Incident Posted: 20:10

Incident Date: 28/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Lutterworth Road

Incident Number: 12974

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:27

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Lutterworth, 1 from Southern, 1 Specialist Appliance and an Station Manager

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed: 20:45


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to a field fire.
Fire Crews confirmed this was a large fire in a field of stubble which is well alight. Beaters and Drag forks in use.

Stop message - Fire now extinguished using beaters and drag forks, Fire Fogging unit being used for damping down purposes. Approximately 100m by 100m of straw and stubble involved in fire.

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