Time Incident Posted: 09:35

Incident Date: 05/08/2019

Incident Location: Station Road South Luffenham

Incident Number: 12516

Incident Type: Lorry Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 08:52

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Oakham, Uppingham & Stamford

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Heat damage to section of rubbish within lorry

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Initial reports stated smoke coming from rear of bin lorry. No sign of smoke or fire on arrival of Fire Crews.
Appliance from Oakham accompanying bin lorry back to its depot at Corby to check for any sign of fire once lorry has been emptied

Updated Incident Information: STOP confirmed that vehicle had been checked at the depot. No sign of any fire
Heat damage to parts of rubbish

Public Statement Issued:


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