Firefighters tackle litter blaze on Sheffield estate

Fire service.
Fire service.

Firefighters were called out to tackle a blaze to a pile of litter on a Sheffield estate last night.

A crew from Elm Lane Fire Station attended the scene in a patch of open land off Crowder Avenue in Longley Park at 7.15pm.

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They spent about 10 minutes tackling the blaze.

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A fire service spokesperson said the cause was unknown.