Grassland, skip and outbuilding targeted in spate of arson attacks across South YorkshireÂ

Grassland, a skip and an outbuilding went up in flames during a spate of arson attacks overnight. Â

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 28th August 2018, 12:43 pm
Updated Tuesday, 28th August 2018, 12:51 pm
Fire services.
Fire services.

Yobs set fire to 30 square metres of grassland off Kilnhurst Road in Rawmarsh at 7pm. 

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Cudworth firefighters spent 30 minutes tackling the blaze. 

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An hour later arsonists set fire to a pile of litter in Crossfield Lane, Skellow.

A crew from Adwick Fire Station put the blaze out within 10 minutes. 

A skip went up in flames in Deightonby Street, Thurnscoe, at 10pm. 

Adwick firefighters dealt with the incident. 

Yobs set fire to an outhouse outside a home in Cooperchie Street, Goldthorpe, at 5.30am this morning. 

Dearne Valley firefighters extinguished the blaze.