Probe into cause of garage fire in Rotherham

An investigation is underway into the cause of a fire which broke out in a garage in Rotherham.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 2nd June 2016, 10:19 am
Updated Thursday, 2nd June 2016, 10:23 am
Firefighters were in action overnight
Firefighters were in action overnight

The blaze in All Saints Way, Aston, Rotherham, was discovered at 12.30am today.

Firefighters extinguished the flames.

During the same shift firefighters were also called out to a shed which caught fire in Cross Lane, Royston, Barnsley.

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Embers from a garden fire started the blaze.

A bedroom fire also broke out in a property in Trafalgar Street, Carcroft, Doncaster, which firefighters believe to have been caused by smoking materials.

A smoke alarm alerted residents to the fire.

Nobody was injured.

An industrial skip was found burning in Roberts Road, Edlington, Doncaster, but the cause is not yet known.