Time Incident Posted: 00:40

Incident Date: 21/04/2017

Incident Location: Babington Road, Rothley

Incident Number: 5669

Incident Type: Van Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:25

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 85% fire damage

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Number of call received in Fire Control reporting van fire. 1 appliance mobilised from Birstall.
Once in attendance , crew confirmed 1 van involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus 1 hose reel jet in use
STOP message @ 00:58 confirmed Fire Extinguished & Breathing apparatus withdrawn

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