Time Incident Posted: 14:53

Incident Date: 29/05/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Ratby Lane, Markfield

Incident Number: 8838

Incident Type: Pickup truck involved in fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:02

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from Western station, 1 from Loughborough station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Pickup truck fully involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel jet used. Hydraulic equipment also used to gain access.

Updated Incident Information: Fire now extinguished, Breathing apparatus withdrawn, Fire investigation being carried out.

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