South Yorkshire fires round-up: Arsonists set fire to motorbikes, caravan and wheelie bin

Fishponds Lane, Sheffield. Picture: Google
Fishponds Lane, Sheffield. Picture: Google

A number of motorbikes, a caravan and a wheelie bin were targeted by arsonists overnight.  

A wheelie bin went up in flames in Cookson Close, Southey Green, at 7.10pm.  

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Firefighters from Rivelin Fire Station spent 20 minutes tackling the blaze. 

Three motorbikes were set alight in Fishponds Road, Woodthorpe, at 7.30pm. 

Parkway firefighters spent 15 minutes tackling the fire. 

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Yobs set fire to a pile of litter in Broadway, Dunscroft, at 8pm. 

A crew from Thorne Fire Station were at the scene for almost an hour.

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A disused caravan went up in flames in Carr Side Lane, Hatfield, just before midnight. 

Two crews from Doncaster Central Fire Station spent an hour tackling he blaze.