Time Incident Posted: 22:00

Incident Date: 23/02/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: The Nook Anstey

Incident Number: 2609

Incident Type: Recycling bin fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 21;18

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 22:15

Damage: Quantity of recycling clothing destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Call from passerby reporting a recycling container on fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 clothes recycling bank involved in fire 1 hose reel being used to extinguish the flames.
Stop message at 21:48hrs - Fire extinguished, Police to be informed as believed deliberate ignition

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