Time Incident Posted: 22:30

Incident Date: 20/07/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hamilton Lane, Leicester

Incident Number: 10794

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21:28

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from eastern fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severe fire damage to 50% of vehicle

Believed Cause: Accidental - Engine failure

Initial Information: Call from vehicle owner to a car on fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 Black BMW car involved in fire, owner in attendance, 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus in use to fight the fire.
STOP Message 21;59 - Car fire extinguished, 1 hose reel damping down area.

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