Time Incident Posted: 23:53

Incident Date: 07/03/2020

Incident Location: Incident Location: Felstead Road Leicester

Incident Number: 5440

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:21

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: crew manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause: Believed deliberate ignition

Initial Information: Call received to a car on fire on Felstead Road

Updated Incident Information: 23:38 - One VW Transporter involved in fire. 2 breathing apparatus working in the open and 1 hose reel jet in use. Owner is in attendance cause is believed deliberate by persons unknown

23:48 - STOP - Breathing apparatus now withdrawn, damping down of vehicle in progress.

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