Arsonists start Doncaster blaze involving railway sleepers

Arsonists set railway sleepers, trees and bushes alight in a night time incident in one of Doncaster’s towns last night.

Monday, 26th April 2021, 4:17 pm

Firefighters had to be sent out to deal with the blaze that broke out late on Sunday evening.

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A spokesman for South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said today: “A fire crew from Thorne station attended a deliberate fire involving cut trees, bushes and railway sleepers at 9.35pm on South End, Thorne, Doncaster The crew left the scene at 10pm.”

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Fire picture shows firefighters in Doncaster