Time Incident Posted: 00:15

Incident Date: 31/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Vaughan Street Leicester

Incident Number: 16061

Incident Type: Skip Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:04

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed: 00:35

Damage: NA

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Call received from member of the public to a skip fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival Incident Commander confirmed 1 large skip involved in fire, 1 hosereel in use to extinguish the flames
STOP at 00:34 - Fire extinguished, cause believed to be deliberate ignition

Public Statement Issued:


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