Fire that raged for four hours at Dinnington allotment was 'arson attack'

Firefighters believe that a blaze that raged at a Dinnington allotment for around four hours was started deliberately.

Wednesday, 2nd June 2021, 11:13 am
Updated Wednesday, 2nd June 2021, 11:15 am

Crews from Aston and Maltby were called to the allotment, behind the houses of Addison Square, at around 3.41pm yesterday (June 21).

A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue said: “There was a large amount of refuse involved in the fire including mattresses, cylinders a lorry trailer and tyres.”

The fire is believed to have been started deliberately.

Crews left the scene around 7pm. The incident will now be handed to the police.

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