Crew called to Sheffield car fire

Firefighters from Central were called to a car fire on Carwood Road in Sheffield last night (Tuesday 9 July) at around 11.47pm.

Upon arrival the crew found the vehicle, a Suzuki Swift, had been set alight. The fire had been contained to the driver and passenger compartment by a member of the public who had used a fire extinguisher to get the fire under control.

They used a hose reel jet to ensure the fire was fully extinguished and left around 0.09am.

It is thought that the fire had been started deliberately.

This content was last updated on July 10th, 2019