Rotherham woodland set alight in arson attack

An arsonist is being hunted over a blaze in woodland in Rotherham.

Tuesday, 10th May 2016, 9:35 am
Updated Tuesday, 10th May 2016, 9:40 am
Arsonists hunted over blazes in Sheffield and Rotherham

The fire, off Gillott Lane, Wickersley, was discovered at 8.15pm last night.

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Firefighters extinguished the flames.

Crews from Sheffield also dealt with a wheelie bin set alight in Stovin Gardens, Darnall and conifers torched in Foxhill Crescent, Foxhill.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.