Police investigate a suspected arson attack outside a Derbyshire business

Police have been investigating a suspected arson attack after an industrial skip erupted in flames.

Saturday, 2nd February 2019, 09:58 am
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 16:05 pm
Police have been investigating a suspected arson attack.

The skip fire was discovered about 5.10pm, on Friday, February 1, on Foljambe Road, Chesterfield, outside a commercial premises.

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Chesterfield firefighters used a hose reel jet to safely put the blaze out.

Police attended the incident as it is believed the fire was started on purpose, according to Derbyshire fire service.