Time Incident Posted: 23:30

Incident Date: 18/08/2017

Incident Location: Bradgate Road, Cropston

Incident Number: 12405

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:28

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Applainces from Loughborough Eastern and Central Stations

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 23:07

Damage: 50% damage by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Call received from a member of the public to a large vehicle fire believed to be a combine harvester

Updated Incident Information: Upon attendance crews confirmed that this was an excavator involved in fire, 1 compressed air foam branch, 1 hose reel and 1 jet used to extinguish fire.

Public Statement Issued:


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