Shed fire was arson

AN ALLOTMENT shed at Rawmarsh was destroyed after being set on fire in the middle of the night.

Firefighters from Rotherham Central Station were called to the blaze, near Rawmarsh High Street, at 3.45am on September 16.

It took the fire crew an hour to extinguish the flames, using a single hose reel.

It is believed the fire was started deliberately and an investigation has begun.