Time Incident Posted: 23:54

Incident Date: 31/08/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: London Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 12656

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:16

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Central

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed: 22:32


Believed Cause: Believed Deliberate

Initial Information: Call received to electric box involved in fire.

Updated Incident Information: Crews confirmed Telecommunications box involved in fire, Fire extinguished using Co2 extinguisher, one foam hose reel used to damp down.

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