Arsonists blamed for fire on Rotherham landÂ

Arsonists are being blamed for starting a fire in the open in Rotherham last night. Â
Cottenham Road, Rotherham. Picture: GoogleCottenham Road, Rotherham. Picture: Google
Cottenham Road, Rotherham. Picture: Google

Firefighters were called out to deal with the blaze to a pile of wood chippings and other debris in Cottenham Road, Eastwood, at about 12.30am.  

A crew from Rotherham Central Fire Station spent about an hour tackling the blaze. 

The cause is thought to be deliberate.