Firefighters were called to SEVEN incidents overnight in Doncaster - all which are believed to have been started deliberately

Firefighters were called out to an alarming number of fires which they believe were started on purpose overnight.

Thursday, 1st April 2021, 11:00 am

The Edlington crew attended a deliberate grass fire at 7.05pm near Pastures Lane in Denaby Main.

Adwick firefighters were called out to a deliberate grass fire at 7.35pm on Long Lands Lane in Brodsworth.

A wheelie bin was deliberately set on fire at 9.55pm on Skellow Road in Carcroft. Firefighters from Adwick station attended the incident and were there until 10.15pm.

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Firefighters from Dearne station attended a fire involving rubbish and a garden fence on Hill Top Road, Denaby Main. The fire is believed to have been started deliberately.

At 10.20pm Dearne firefighters were also called out to a deliberate rubbish fire on Recreation Road, Wath Upon Dearne.

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