Two car fires in Doncaster

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. Picture: Marie Caley D0949MC
South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. Picture: Marie Caley D0949MC

A motorist pulled over onto the hard shoulder of the M18 near Doncaster last night when his car caught fire.

The Peugeot developed an engine fault on the southbound carriageway between Wadworth and Bramley at 8.20pm. Edlington and Maltby fire crews put it out.

Adwick firefighters used water backpacks to extinguish a burning Renault Clio on land off South Street, Highfields, last night. It had bene deliberately set alight.