Time Incident Posted: 13:23

Incident Date: 24/01/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: ocean Road, Leicester

Incident Number: 1109

Incident Type: vehicle fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 13:05

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 2 appliances from eastern fire station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident:

Time Incident Closed: stop message received at 14:35

Damage: Vehicle destroyed by fire with heat and smoke damage to adjoining outbuilding.

Believed Cause: Believed to be deliberate ignition.

Initial Information: 13:23 - informative message - 1 Cadillac car and car port involved in fire. car located underneath the car port. 2 breathing apparatus working in the open. 2 hose reel jets in use. 1 main jet laid out.

Updated Incident Information: 13:25 - assistance message - further appliance requested for fire fighting

13:45 - informative message - 1 car and car port fully involved in fire. 1 out building and double garage effected by fire. Garage is used as a workshop and contains unaffected cylinders. 2 other vehicles have been effected by the fire and are located in an unused driveway. 4 breathing apparatus, 1 extended hose reel and 1 main jet in use. Police and property owner in attendance.

14:11 - informative message - fire now extinguished and all Breathing apparatus withdrawn. 1 extended hose reel jet and 1 main jet remain in situ. Area cordoned off by police.

14:35 - stop message - cutting away and damping down in progress. 1 extended hose reel in use. other equipment being made up

14:59 - further informative message. All equipment now made up and fire investigation taking place.

Public Statement Issued:


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