Time Incident Posted: 21:50

Incident Date: 30/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Overdale Avenue Leicester

Incident Number: 16057

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:48

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Birstall station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew manager

Time Incident Closed: 21;50

Damage: slight fire and heat to engine compartment.

Believed Cause: Ignition due to road traffic collision.

Initial Information: Fire service called to a vehicle fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival incident commander confirmed RTC involving car hitting a parked vehicle
Police in attendance
No fire fighting taken place.

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