Time Incident Posted: 05:35

Incident Date: 24/03/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Forest House Lane, Leicester Forest East

Incident Number: 4125

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 05:15

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Western Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls were received to a vehicle on fire on Forest House Lane.

Crews confirmed one large transit type diesel powered van was involved in fire, with both the engine and passenger compartments well alight. Two breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets were in use.

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