Motorbike and house door torched by arsonists

ARSONISTS set fire to the front door of a house in Kimberworth Park and a Swallownest motorbike overnight.

Three fire crews from Rotherham, Elm Lane and Dearne stations were called out at 9.45pm to Ten Acre Road, Kimberworth Park.


A fire service spokesperson said: “The front door of the property had been deliberately set on fire. Crews left the scene at 10.45pm.”


Firefighters from Aston station were called out to a deliberate fire involving a motorbike on Gray Avenue, Swallownest, at 11.30pm.


The crew left the scene at 11:50pm.