Time Incident Posted: 03:55

Incident Date: 12/02/2018

Incident Location: Cleveland Road Wigston

Incident Number: 2025

Incident Type: Van Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 03:27

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% to rear compartment of vehicle, 100% smoke to passenger compartment

Believed Cause: Deliberate ignition

Initial Information: Transit van involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet in use

Updated Incident Information: STOP @ 04:20 - Fire extinguished damping down dragging out in progress. Vehicle made safe

Public Statement Issued:


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