Time Incident Posted: 14:25

Incident Date: 23/06/2018

Incident Location: M1 South Junction 22-21

Incident Number: 8465

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 11:36

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 x appliance from Coalville & Southern

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 80% to vehicle

Believed Cause: Accidental - Electrical Fault

Initial Information: 4 x 4 vehicle involved in fire 2 hose reels 2 breathing apparatus in use
2 lanes of southbound carriageway closed
STOP confirmed fire extinguished Breathing apparatus withdrawn, recovery vehicle in attendance

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