Time Incident Posted: 01:12

Incident Date: 15/10/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Leaders Way, Lutterworth

Incident Number: 15536

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 00:33

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Lutterworth Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 100% by smoke and 80% by fire to vehicle with minor damage to property

Believed Cause: Deliberate

Initial Information: Several calls were received from neighbours to a car on fire on Leaders Way in Lutterworth. The car was reported as being stationary on a driveway.

Updated Incident Information: The incident involved one car 100% involved in fire on the driveway of the property. Two breathing apparatus and 2 hose reel jets were in use.

The fire was extinguished at approximately 01:10 and breathing apparatus was withdrawn. One hose reel remained in use for damping down purposes.

The police were informed of the incident.

Public Statement Issued:


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