Time Incident Posted: 14;56

Incident Date: 02/04/2017

Incident Location: Elder Close Leicester

Incident Number: 4769

Incident Type: Hay Bales Involved

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:39

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Western

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Believed Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: 4 large hay bales involved in fire, separate seats of fire
1 hose reel & dragforks in use

Updated Incident Information: STOP @ 15:34 Hay Bales involved in fire, 1 hose reel in use, damping down in progress

Public Statement Issued:


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