Time Incident Posted: 19:45

Incident Date: 15/12/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: M1 north bound junction 21A-22

Incident Number: 18206

Incident Type: Van fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:16

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 from southern fire station and 1 appliance from coalville fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message recieved at 19:40

Damage: 50% by fire to van

Believed Cause: believed mechanical fault

Initial Information: several calls recieved to a van well alight

Updated Incident Information: 1 van on hard shoulder well alight. 2 breathing apparatus and 1 hose reel in use
Police are in attendance and have closed the motorway

Public Statement Issued:


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