Time Incident Posted: 11:00

Incident Date: 13/08/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Charnwood Road, Barwell

Incident Number: 11713

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 10:45

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 Appliance from Hinckley

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed: 10:59

Damage: 80% to the Vehicle by fire

Believed Cause: Believed Accidental due to electrical fault

Initial Information: Multiple calls received to a vehicle on fire on Charnwood Road. Crews confirmed 1 vehicle well alight, 1 hose reel jet and 1 breathing apparatus in use.

Updated Incident Information: Fire extinguished and Breathing apparatus withdrawn.

Public Statement Issued:


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