South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue
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Overnight incidents – 9/10 September

Firefighters from Rotherham were called to Masbrough Street, Rotherham, at 7.19pm. Upon arrival they found a fire in the engine bay of a vehicle. This was dealt with by 7.54pm and is thought to have started accidentally.

Firefighters from Central were called to Manor Oaks Road, Sheffield, at 11.43pm. Upon arrival they found a transit van well alight on the Sky Edge playing fields. This was dealt with by 1.02am and is thought to have been started deliberately.

Firefighters from Central and Elm Lane were called to an industrial unit on Bessemer Road, Sheffield, at 2.50am. Upon arrival they found some smoke logging in the unit as well as an electrical burning smell. This was traced to a small rotary grinder. Crews isolated the electrics and had left the scene by 3.24am.

 

This content was last updated on September 10th, 2021