Train Fire – Lapworth Railway Station, Station Lane, Lapworth – One Crew Leamington, One Crew Kenilworth

At 0811 hours Thursday 26th November 2015 Fire Control received a call to a fire involving the wheels of a passenger train at Lapworth Railway  Station , Lapworth. Two crews are en route at this time from Leamington and Kenilworth.  Upon arrival crews confirmed that this involved one passenger train consisting of 5 carriages, smoke issuing from underside front of train. Crews are extinguishing fire using one hose reel, one covering jet.  All persons have been evacuated from the train. At 0934 hours crews state that they are now ensuring all hotspots are extinguished.  The crews estimate they will be in attendance for a further thirty minutes.