Football storage unit goes up in flames in arson attack in Rotherham

A large container used to store football equipment in part of Rotherham went up in flames in an arson attack.

Tuesday, 14th May 2019, 11:01 am
Updated Tuesday, 14th May 2019, 5:41 pm

The 40ft unit was damaged when a number of nearby conifers were set alight last night.

Firefighters were alerted to the blaze on Barbers Avenue, Parkgate, at around 11pm and crews spent two hours at the scene.

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