Cars torched in arson attacks across South Yorkshire

Investigations are underway into car, van and bike fires started by arsonists in South Yorkshire.

Monday, 15th January 2018, 9:24 am
Updated Monday, 15th January 2018, 9:25 am
Firefighters dealt with a number of arson attacks where cars, a van and motorbike were torched
Firefighters dealt with a number of arson attacks where cars, a van and motorbike were torched

This morning, a Jaguar was found burning in Bracken Moor Lane, Stocksbridge, at 6am and flames from a Ford Fiesta set alight in Hargrave Place, Thrybergh, at 2.25am spread to a Vauxhall parked nearby.

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In the early hours of yesterday a van was fired in Brettas Park, Smithies and at 6pm on Saturday a Honda motorbike was torched in Rivelin Valley Road, Rivelin.

On Friday night, a Peugeot 307 was set on fire in Church Road, Stainforth, Doncaster and a BMW X5 was torched in Tennyson Road, Herringthorpe, Rotherham.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.