Time Incident Posted: 14;45

Incident Date: 08/05/2021

Incident Location: Incident Location: London Road Cavendish Bridge

Incident Number: 7672

Incident Type: Vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:52

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Long Eaton and 1 fire engine from Castle Donington

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: 14:50

Damage: 1 van destroyed by fire

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Reports of a vehicle on fire

Updated Incident Information: 1 van involved in fire, 2 hosereels and 2 firefighters in breathing apparatus fighting the fire.
Request from the incident for a further fire engine for water supply.
telegraph pole also involved in fire.

Public Statement Issued:


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