Firefighters called to Sheffield city centre tower block

Fire crews were called to deal with an incident at a Sheffield tower block.

Two pumps from Central fire station were called to St James’ House, Vicar Lane, at around 8.30pm on Tuesday.

Firefighters were called to Vicar Lane, Sheffield. Picture: Sam Cooper / The Star.

Firefighters were called to Vicar Lane, Sheffield. Picture: Sam Cooper / The Star.

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The fire alarm could be heard sounding from the building and the NCP Car Park on Campo Lane.

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South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue said it was a false alarm.