Tyres, car and grassland torched in arson attacks

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A pile of tyres was set alight in an arson attack in Sheffield.

They were dumped on Myers Grove Lane, Stannington, and found burning at 12.30am yesterday.

Firefighters dealt with the incidents.

They also tackled a Fiat Punto set alight on Dillington Road, Worsbrough Common, Barnsley and grassland set on fire om Penrith Road, Shirecliffe, Sheffield and Wharf Road, Kilnhurst, Rotherham.

South Yorkshire Police was alerted to the incidents.