Arsonists strike six times overnight across Doncaster

Arsonists struck six times overnight across Doncaster.

Friday, 12th April 2019, 09:42 am
Updated Friday, 12th April 2019, 08:49 am

Two wheelie bins went up in flames in Huntingdon Road, Intake, at 7.45pm last night.  

Huntingdon Road, Intake.

Two crews from Doncaster Central Fire Station spent 15 minutes putting the blaze out. 

There was a fire in the open close to Jenkinson Grove, Armthorpe, at 8.50pm. 

Doncaster Central firefighters spent about 40 minutes at the scene. 

Rossington firefighters were called to tackle a grassland blaze close to their station in Attlee Avenue at 8.45pm. 

Arsonists set fire to a pile of litter in Staveley Street, Edlington, at 9.20pm. 

A crew from Edlington Fire Station dealt with the incident. 

About an hour later yobs set fire to bushes and a fence in Queens Crescent, Edlington. 

Edlington firefighters spent an hour extinguishing the flames.  

A garden fence was set on fire in Beaconsfield Street, Mexborough, at 1.40am this morning. 

A crew from Dearne Valley Fire Station was dispatched to put the blaze out.