Time Incident Posted: 21:14

Incident Date: 08/04/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Wood Road, Nailstone

Incident Number: 4762

Incident Type: Fire Vehicle

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Coalville Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

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Believed Cause: Deliberate ignition

Initial Information: Fire Control received several calls received to a known abandoned vehicle on fire in a ditch.

An appliance from Coalville Fire Station attended the incident and confirmed one known abandoned small car was involved in fire and two hose reel jets were in use.

Crews later advised that they believed that the car was deliberately set on fire and completely destroyed. All available details were passed on to Leicestershire Police.

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