Time Incident Posted: 22:04 hrs

Incident Date: 07/11/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Blackbird Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 16528

Incident Type: Road Traffic Collision, Make Safe

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:54 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Eastern station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 22:08 hrs


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Road traffic collision, vehicle abandoned and leaking fluid

Updated Incident Information: Message at 20:17 hrs: BMW 3 series has collided with road furniture, car is straddling one lane and pedestrians walkway, no persons trapped. Occupants of vehicle have vacated the area, Police are in attendance, crews attempting to make vehicle safe using small gear.
STOP at 20:39 hrs: 1 vehicle has been made safe by fire service, recovery company are in attendance and Fire Service will remain in attendance for approx 5 mins to manage the traffic whilst vehicle is recovered.

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