Barbecue blazes over the weekend

By Antony Clay | 10/04/2017

Barbecue blazes over the weekend

TWO barbecues led to blazes which had to be put out by firefighters over the weekend.

They were called to an unattended barbecue fire which spread to an outhouse on Birchall Avenue in Whiston at 9.10pm on Saturday.

The fire crew spent an hour at the scene.

Later on Saturday night, a fire crew was called at 11.40pm to Leybourne Road in Kimberworth Park after flames from a barbecue spread to decking.

The blaze took under half-an-hour to bring under control.

Firefighters also dealth with an accidental rubbish fire on Broad Street, Parkgate, at around 11.30pm on Sunday.

It took them around 15 minutes to put the fire out.

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