Time Incident Posted: 18:40

Incident Date: 18/07/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hallam Fields Road BIRSTALL

Incident Number: 11034

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 17:48

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Birstall

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 18:35

Damage: Severe fire damage to 50% of the vehicle

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical fault

Initial Information: Multiple calls to a vehicle fire on the roadway

Updated Incident Information: 1 VW Golf involved in fire, 1 hose reel and 2 breathing apparatus wearers being used to extinguish the flames

Public Statement Issued:


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