Time Incident Posted: 15:08

Incident Date: 17/06/2022

Incident Location: New Parks Way, Leicester

Incident Number: 58588

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 14:42

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

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Watch Manager

Time Incident Closed:


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: Several calls received to a vehicle fire.
Upon arrival of Fire Crew confirmed One car well alight.

Updated Incident Information: 1 Diesel car fully involved in fire. 2 x Breathing Apparatus working in the open using 2 Hose Reel Jets.
New Parks Way between A47 and Scudamore Road is closed in both directions. Both Police and Fire in attendance.

15:38: Fire now extinguished and Breathing Apparatus now withdrawn. Damping down is complete. Incident has been handed over to the Police

Public Statement Issued:


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