South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue

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Overnight incidents 6/7 May

Firefighters from Cudworth station were called out to a deliberate rubbish fire at 8:50pm on Station Road, Wath Upon Dearne, Rotherham. The crew left at 9:35pm.

A tree was accidentally set on fire last night at 8:55pm on Swan Street, Bentley, Doncaster. A fire crew from Adwick station attended the incident. They came away at 9:15pm.

At 9:30pm last night, a fire crew from Parkway station was called out to a deliberate rubbish fire on Lumley Street, Sheffield. The crew left the scene at 9:50pm.

Three fire engines from Elm Lane and Central stations were called out at 10:55pm to a flat fire on Blyde Road, Sheffield. Firefighters entered the smoke filled flat and rescued a man. The man is believed to have made a full recovery and didn’t go to hospital. The fire was due to a hob being accidentally left on. The crews came away at 11:30pm.

At 1:05am three fire crews from Dearne and Adwick stations were called out to High Street, Thurnscoe, Barnsley where a Seat Leon car was on fire and had spread to a van. Firefighters used hose reels to quickly put the fire out which is believed to have been started deliberately. The crews left at 2:05am.

Firefighters from Tankersley station were called out to a deliberate rubbish fire at 1:25am on Wombwell Lane, Blacker Hill, Barnsley. The crew left at 1:45am.

A transit van was deliberately set on fire at 3am this morning on Thornbury Hill Lane, Firbeck, Rotherham. Maltby firefighters attended the incident.  They left at 4am.

This content was last updated on May 07th, 2020