Grassland at Maltby among five deliberate fires overnight

FIRE crews across the area dealt with five deliberate fires overnight.

Grassland at Victoria Street in Maltby was set alight at 9.15pm yesterday (Monday), followed by a car on Bierlow Close, Brampton Bierlow, at 10pm.

There were deliberate rubbish fires at The Crescent in Conisbrough at 10.15pm and Princes Crescent at Edlington at 1.30am, as well as a bin fire on Hough Lane, Wombwell, at 11.25pm.

Dearne firefighters attended an accidental fire involving garden furniture, fencing and decking on New Meadows in Rawmarsh at 1:45am.