Time Incident Posted: 13:33

Incident Date: 09/08/2019

Incident Location: M1 North Junction 22 to Junction 23

Incident Number: 12722

Incident Type: Fire Vehicle Multi Lane

Initial Emergency Call Received: 12:30

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance Loughborough, one appliance Southern and one Officer

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Officer in charge of first attending appliance

Time Incident Closed: 13:04


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Brown BMW on fire on M1 Northbound, extinguished using two breathing apparatus and one high pressure hose reel jet.
M1 Northbound closed during operation and now 2 lanes open

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