Arsonists seen running from burning van in Doncaster

Van fire in  King Avenue, Rossington
Van fire in King Avenue, Rossington

Firefighters were called to a derelict van blaze in Rossington.

Firefighters arrived at the derelict van fire in King Avenue, Rossington around 4.56pm on Friday.

Smoke spread to spread to a nearby garage and two neighbouring properties.

Two appliances from Doncaster attended.

A fire service spokesman said: “The large derelict van was deliberately ignited by youths seen running away.”

The cause of the fire has been logged as deliberate.