Tea light sparks chimney fire

By Antony Clay | 15/05/2017

Tea light sparks chimney fire

AN UNSUPERVISED tea light candle led to a chimney fire.

Three fire crews were called to the house on Hillcrest Road, East Dene, at 9.45pm on Friday, and the tea light was removed from the property.

Firefighters were on site for 20 minutes.

A Volkswagen Passat car caught fire accidentally on Moorhead Way in Bramley on Saturday.

A Maltby fire crew was called to tackle the blaze at 11.35am and spent 20 minutes at the scene.

Firefighters also dealt with a shed fire believed to have been caused by a generator on Aldwarke Lane at around 1.15pm on Saturday.

A crew from Rotherham spent around 45 minutes at the scene.



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