Arsonists start fire in Darfield

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. Picture: Marie Caley D0949MC
South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. Picture: Marie Caley D0949MC

Firefighters were called to extinguish a pile of burning rubbish behind a property on Barnsley Road, Darfield.

A crew from Dearne station used a hosereel jet to tackle the blaze after it was reported at 7pm on Monday.

The fire is thought to have been started deliberately. There were no injuries.