Firefighters tackle series of arson attacks across South Yorkshire

editorial image

Firefighters in South Yorkshire dealt with a series of arson attacks across the county over the weekend.

A pile of tyres was found burning on Cemetery Road, Goldthorpe, Barnsley; rubbish was found burning on Wilberforce Road, Doncaster and a car was set on fire on Grays Road, Carlton, Barnsley.

They also tackled a motorbike torched on Galsworthy Road, Parson Cross and a large number of hay bales set alight on New Orchard Lane, Thurcroft, Rotherham.

A dog kennel, which was empty at the time, was also set on fire on Far Lane, East Dene, Rotherham.

Anyone with information about any of the incidents should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.