Time Incident Posted: 19:30

Incident Date: 16/02/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: All Saints Road Leicester

Incident Number: 4346

Incident Type: Van fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 18:48

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fir eengine from Western fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severe fire to van

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Several calls from memebrs of the public reporting a vehicle fire

Updated Incident Information: On arrival the Incident Commander confirmed that a van was involved in fire, vehicle owner was not in attendance. Fire crew using 2 water hose reels jets and 2 breathing apparatus set for safety and comfort to extinguish the fire.
Car believed to be used for rough sleeping but occupier not in attendance

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