Arsonists set fire to two vans outside South Yorkshire garage

Firefighters were sent out to a South Yorkshire estate after arsonists set two vans alight.

Monday, 13th May 2019, 1:01 pm
Updated Wednesday, 19th June 2019, 3:13 pm
Photo: Dominic Lipinski
Photo: Dominic Lipinski

Crews from Rotherham station were sent to a garage located on the Far East Estate, Conisbrough at 8.50pm on Friday.

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A spokesman for South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue said there were signs of a break-in at the garage, adding that both van fires are believed to have been started deliberately.

Firefighters left after around an hour, after extinguishing the fires.

The incident has now been passed to South Yorkshire Police.