Time Incident Posted: 02:20

Incident Date: 08/03/2017

Incident Location: Morris Close Loughborough

Incident Number: 3417

Incident Type: Van Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 02:02

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 03:30

Damage: Severe fire damage to van and contents

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: 1 van involved in fire 2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel jet & 1 Compressed Air Foam System (CAFS) in use.
Stop message at 03:01 confirmed one large van filled with rubbish involved. Fire extinguished. Breathing apparatus withdrawn,
Damping down in progress

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