Storm Barney barbecuers start Doncaster blazes

Fire chiefs have issued a warning about the danger of using barbecues in strong winds after a car and trailer tent went up in flames in Doncaster.

Wednesday, 18th November 2015, 10:23 am

Embers from an unattended barbecue landed on a car and trailer tent - starting two fires - during strong winds on Tuesday.

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The barbecue was lit in a garden in Lichfield Road, Wheatley, Doncaster, but left to burn.

Firefighters were alerted to the two fires, caused by flying burning embers, at 11.30pm.

Nobody was injured during the incident.