Time Incident Posted: 22:26

Incident Date: 20/03/2020

Incident Location: Devana Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 6032

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 22:22

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Deliberate ignition

Initial Information: One van involved in fire. Fire confined to engine compartment.
2 breathing apparatus, 1 hose reel and misting lance in use

Updated Incident Information: STOP confirmed fire extinguished and breathing apparatus withdrawn.
Damping down in progress.

Fire Investigation in progress

Public Statement Issued:


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