Time Incident Posted: 01:50

Incident Date: 04/01/2018

Incident Location: Incident Location: Shaftesbury Avenue, Leicester

Incident Number: 131

Incident Type: Fire

Initial Emergency Call Received: 01:34

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: 1 appliance from Eastern Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Incident Commander

Time Incident Closed:

Damage: 75% by Fire

Believed Cause: Believed deliberate ignition

Initial Information: Several calls received to a car on fire on Shaftesbury Avenue.

Updated Incident Information: one vehicle well alight, 2 breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet used to extinguish fire.

Public Statement Issued:


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