Car fire at former ski village being treated as arson

A car fire at the former site of Sheffield’s ski village is being treated as arson.

Sunday, 7th July 2019, 8:02 pm
Updated Sunday, 7th July 2019, 9:32 pm
Firefighters were called out to tackle a blaze at the former ski village site at 9.05am this morning

Firefighters were called out to a car fire at the site on Vale Road just after 9am this morning after receiving calls from two concerned members of the public.

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Police were called shortly afterwards.

One fire engine was sent out to the blaze, and firefighters left the scene at 9.44am.

A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Police said: “The incident is being treated as arson. Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting incident number 299 of July 7.”