Time Incident Posted: 00:38

Incident Date: 17/12/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Main Street, Newbold Verdon

Incident Number: 18966

Incident Type: Vehicle Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 23:34

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Market Bosworth Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 75% fire damage to car

Believed Cause: Deliberate ignition

Initial Information: The initial caller stated that there was a vehicle on fire close to the Jubilee Inn public house. Several calls were received to report this and the Police were informed.

Updated Incident Information: One car well alight upon arrival of Fire Service crews. Two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet were in use.

The Police were in attendance.

Breathing apparatus was withdrawn and the incident was handed over to the Police on scene.

Public Statement Issued:


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