Fire at former South Yorkshire school was arson

A blaze at a former South Yorkshire school was started deliberately.

Monday, 23rd January 2017, 12:05 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd January 2017, 12:07 pm
Firefighters dealt with an arson attack at a disused school

The fire broke out at the former Grove Street School on Grasmere Road, Barnsley, at 7.10pm on Friday.

At the height of the blaze there were five fire engines at the scene.

Crews left at around 10.45pm.

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Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.