Time Incident Posted: 21:01 hrs

Incident Date: 30/10/2016

Incident Location: Incident Location: Cort Crescent, Leicester

Incident Number: 16055

Incident Type: Fire Vehicle P2

Initial Emergency Call Received: 20:25 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 pump from Western

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager from Western

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severely damaged by fire

Believed Cause: Believed deliberate ignition

Initial Information: 20:35 hrs: 1 white commercial vehicle fully involved in fire, 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel in use. ~Vehicle believed stolen and deliberate ignition
Police are in attendance

Updated Incident Information: STOP message at 20:54 hrs: vehicle now extinguished and breathing apparatus stood down.

Public Statement Issued:


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