Forklift battery caused industrial plant fire at Templeborough

THREE fire engines attended a blaze in an industrial building at Templeborough.

The incident at 6.40pm on Friday was caused by a forklift truck battery which was thought to have developed a fault.

The fire, on Coggin Mill Way, spread to a number of tyres within the car garage area at the premises.

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Firefighters used breathing apparatus, hose reels and a ventilation fan to deal with the incident, and left at about 8.05pm.

One fire engine attended a car fire in a field near Crook House Lane, Darfield, at 2.30am today (Monday).

The blaze took half an hour to deal with and is believed to have been started deliberately.

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