Time Incident Posted: 02:15

Incident Date: 08/05/2019

Incident Location: Incident Location: Hylion Road Leicester

Incident Number: 8247

Incident Type: Van fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 02:01

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 fire engine from Wigston station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: Severe fire to the van

Believed Cause: Deliberate Ignition

Initial Information: Multiple calls to a vehicle fire on the roadway

Updated Incident Information: Incident Commander confirmed 1 van involved in fire, 1 water hose reel and 2 crew members wearing breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.
1 white Vauxhall Vivaro van involved in fire.

Public Statement Issued:


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