Arsonists strike across South Yorkshire

Firefighters were sent out to extinguish two blazes that had been started by arsonists in South Yorkshire last night.

Sunday, 11th August 2019, 12:01 pm

A crew from Rotherham station were called out to the car park at Rotherham United’s New York stadium at around 11pm.

A spokesman for the South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue service said arsonists had torched two commercial bins in the car park.

Then at 1am, firefighters from Rivelin station were dispatched to tackle a bin fire in Northfield Close, Crookes.

Firefighters were sent out to extinguish two blazes that had been started by arsonists in South Yorkshire last night.

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Both fires are believed to have been started deliberately.