Wheelie bin on fire in children's play area in Warrington

25/03/2020 - 21:32

Capesthorne Road, Warrington

One fire engine attended from Warrington


Shortly after 9.30pm firefighters were called to reports of a fire in the open on Capesthorne Road in Warrington.

On arrival the crew found a wheelie bin well alight in a children's play area.

Firefighters extinguished the fire with water and were in attendance for around 10 minutes.

The fire is believed to have been started deliberately.

Anyone with information about the fire should call Cheshire Constabulary on 101, quoting IML 668577, give the details via https://www.cheshire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

For advice on how to prevent your wheelie bins from being targeted by arsonists visit https://www.cheshirefire.gov.uk/public-safety/home-safety/wheelie-bin-fire-safety.

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