Time Incident Posted: 17:20

Incident Date: 07/05/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wood Lane, Mountsorrel

Incident Number: 7845

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:44

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 Appliances from Loughborough and 1 Appliance from Birstall Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 20:30

Damage: Severe fire to road planer vehicle

Believed Cause: Electrical fault

Initial Information: Large Number of calls to Fire and Smoke seen from Quarry area between Quorn and Mountsorrel, crews attended and quickly extinguished fire with 4 Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus and using 2 Hose-Reel Jets.

Updated Incident Information: Industrial Road planer vehicle involved in fire. 2 hose reels and 2 breathing apparatus wearers fighting the fire.

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