Arsonists hunted over blazes across South Yorkshire

Firefighters dealt with a spate of arson attacks
Firefighters dealt with a spate of arson attacks
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Investigations are underway into a spate of arson attacks across South Yorkshire.

Yesterday an Audi A3 was torched in Edge Well Drive, Birley Edge, Sheffield and a Volkswagen Bora was set alight in Coronation Street, Thurnscoe, Barnsley.

Sheffield firefighters also dealt with a Vauxhall Astra set on fire in Honeysuckle Road, Wincobank and a Renault Scenic found burning in Fox Hill Close, Birley Edge.

On Sunday, a vehicle found on its roof in Round Green Lane, Stainborough, Barnsley, had been torched and a Fiat Punto found alight in Platts Lane, Oughtibridge, had been set alight.

Firefighters were called out to a child's bike set on fire in Deepdale Road, Kimberworth, Rotherham, on Saturday, along with a vehicle torched in Dovecliffe Road, Wombwell, Barnsley.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.