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Petrol warning after Doncaster garden blaze

Firefighters are warning people never to pour petrol onto a fire, after a man suffered burns in Doncaster.

A blaze broke out in the garden of a property of Cheviot Drive, Scawthorpe after a man poured petrol onto a garden brazier. The fire quickly spread to a shed.

Although the fire was out when a fire engine from Adwick fire station arrived on the scene, the man suffered burns to his hands and face.

The incident happened at around 3pm on Saturday (3 August).


This content was last updated on August 06th, 2019