Investigation launched following flat fire in Sheffield

Firefighters were called to tackle a settee blaze in a Sheffield flat.

By Alana Roberts
Saturday, 08 June, 2019, 08:07

Crews were called to the ground floor property on Shay Road, Stocksbridge at around 8:50pm last night, June 7.

Three engines from Stocksbridge, Tankersley and Rivelin fire stations attended the scene – however Rivelin crews were not needed.

Shay Road, Stocksbridge (google)

Nobody was injured during the incident.

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A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue said: “The fire started on the settee.”

Firefighters left the scene at around 11:30pm. 

An investigation has now been launched to determine the cause of the blaze. 

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue could not give further details at this time.