Time Incident Posted: 22:25

Incident Date: 12/07/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 North J22 to J23

Incident Number: 11450

Incident Type: Fuel Spill

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:13

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Appliances Coalville and Loughborough

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 20:15


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Call received to petrol leaking from a Mazda MX5 on the Northbound carriageway of the M1 between junctions 22 and 23.

Updated Incident Information: Fire crews stemmed the leak, loaded the vehicle onto the recovery truck and accompanied it to the Services.

Public Statement Issued:


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