Substation catches fire in arson attack in Sheffield

An electricity substation caught fire in an arson attack in Sheffield.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 9th November 2017, 8:25 am
Updated Monday, 11th December 2017, 8:40 pm
Skye Edge Avenue, Skye Edge
Skye Edge Avenue, Skye Edge

Firefighters were called to Skye Edge Avenue, Skye Edge, after a pile of rubbish was set alight and flames spread to the substation - travelling up the building to the roof.

Crews received the call at 9pm yesterday and spent around an hour at the scene.

A National Grid engineer was also alerted to the incident.