A WOMAN and child fled a home after a bathroom fire caused by an electric shower.
The accidental blaze happened at Northfield Road in Sprotbrough at 4.30am on Saturday (1).
A fire service spokesman said the pair had escaped safely and the fire was out on arrival.
On Sunday, rubbish was set alight inside a derelict building at Bolton-on-Dearne.
Firefighters were at Station Road for about 15 minutes from 8.20pm.
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