A fire appliance from Lutterworth Station was mobilised to the incident.
The fire was located within the engine of the forklift, this was extinguished using one hose reel. A thermal imaging camera was used to monitor the cooling of the engine compartment once the fire had been extinguished. Updated Incident Information: Public Statement Issued: #Dial999InAnEmergency
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