Time Incident Posted: 02:50

Incident Date: 25/02/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hockley Farm Road junction of Hand Avenue Leicester

Incident Number: 4879

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23;21

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Western Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 00:10

Damage: Severe fire to van

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Several calls to a vehicle fire

Updated Incident Information: I Citroen van involved in fire, 1 water hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus wearers extinguishing the fire.
Police on scene

Public Statement Issued:


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