Time Incident Posted: 16:48

Incident Date: 10/10/2016

Incident Location: Braunstone park, Cort crescent, Leiceseter

Incident Number: 14932

Incident Type: Grass fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 16:37

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: WM Ball

Time Incident Closed: 16:55


Believed Cause: Deliberate ignition

Initial Information: call received to 2 separate seats of fire on braunstone park.

Updated Incident Information: stop message - 2 small areas of grass cuttings involved in fire, 1 high pressure hose reel and drag forks in use.

Public Statement Issued:


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