Fire News In Brief – August 2021
Wednesday 25 August
Thorne firefighters attended a rubbish fire at 8:50pm on East Lane, Stainforth. The crew left the scene at 9:10pm and the fire was logged as ‘deliberate’.
Tuesday 24 August
Doncaster firefighters were called out to a grassland fire at 8:30pm at Quarry Park, off Broadway, Dunscroft. The crew left the scene at 9:15pm and the fire was logged as ‘deliberate’.
Sunday 22 August
An area of scrubland off Greens Road in Dunsville was on fire at around 9pm on Sunday (22 Aug). Thorne firefighters responded to the blaze. South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said the scrubland had been ‘torched’.
Earlier on Sunday, at 1:02pm, firefighters were called to a small vehicle fire on Turf Moor Road in Hatfield Woodhouse. A Citroen C2 was upside down in dike and had been set alight. Firefighters left the scene at 1:36pm. The car had been set alight deliberately, according to South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service.
Friday 13 August
Three fire crews from Thorne and Doncaster stations were called out to a number of pallets containing paint which were on fire at 2:15am on Prison Service Road, Lindholme. The fire is believed to have started accidentally. The crews left the scene at 4:15am.
Tuesday 3 August
Thorne firefighters were called out to a grass fire at 7:55pm on Mosscroft Lane, Hatfield. The fire crew left the scene at 8:25pm, logging the fire as ‘deliberate’.
Sunday 1 August
Two fire crews from Thorne and Doncaster stations were called out to a playground on Church Road, Stainforth, at 7:35pm. A pile of matting adjacent the play area had been set alight, and had been started ‘deliberately’ according to South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service. The firefighters left the scene at 9:25pm.