Firefighters tackle electrical box blaze in Sheffield

Firefighters were called out to Verdon Street in Burngreave this afternoon (April 12).

By Lloyd Bent
Sunday, 12th April 2020, 10:03 pm
Updated Sunday, 12th April 2020, 10:04 pm

The South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue crew were called to a roadside electrical box that was alight at 4.07pm.

The fire took place outside the Methodist Church at the Furnival building on Verdon Street.

One fire engine attended the scene, and the fire was brought under control.

The fire took place in Verdon Street earlier today. Picture: Google Maps

The fire did not spread from the electrical box and nobody was harmed as a result of the fire.