Time Incident Posted: 03:00

Incident Date: 28/05/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Open space on Battersbee Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 9212

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:14

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Fire Engine from Western Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 20:30

Damage: Quad bike destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition by persons unknown

Initial Information: several calls reporting a vehicle fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 quad bike involved in fire, 1 water hose reel being used to extinguish the flames.
Quad bike believed stolen and no owner in attendance.
Police informed.

Public Statement Issued:


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