South Yorkshire firefighters spend night tackling huge warehouse blaze

South Yorkshire firefighters have spent the night tackling a huge warehouse blaze.

Tuesday, 4th February 2020, 9:21 am

The fire broke out in a disused warehouse on Manor Road, Kiveton Park, Rotherham, at 11.05pm yesterday.

At the height of the blaze there were six crews involved in the firefighting operation.

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Firefighters in action in Kiveton Park, Rotherham (PIC: SYFR)

Because of fears that the roof may have contained asbestos, and the large amount of smoke generated, residents are advised to keep their doors and windows closed.

The cause of the blaze has not yet been released.