Arson suspected after tyre blaze spread to Leeds car repair garage

ARSONISTS are believed to have started a blaze on a railway banking in Leeds which spread to a car repair garage.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 19th July 2017, 12:04 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:49 pm
MBS Autocare Ltd on Parkfield Street, Hunslet. Image: Google.
MBS Autocare Ltd on Parkfield Street, Hunslet. Image: Google.

Crews were called to deal with the blaze involving a pile of tyres on railway banking behind MBS Autocare Ltd on Parkfield Street off Dewsbury Road at Hunslet just before 1am today. (Weds July 19)

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The blaze damaged cladding on the garage building but was extinguished by firefghters from Hunslet and Leeds before further damage was caused.

A West Yorkshire Fire Service spokesman he blaze is being treated as suspected arson.