Time Incident Posted: 16:51

Incident Date: 24/08/2017

Incident Location: Filbert Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 12729

Incident Type: Fire in the open

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:33

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Central Station.

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Acting Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 16:44


Believed Cause: believed to be deliberate ignition

Initial Information: Call received to youths setting fire in shrub land.
On arrival shrub land and small amount of rubbish involved in fire, one high pressure hose reel used to extinguish fire.

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