Caravan destroyed by fire near York

The fire in progress. Photograph: NYFRS Acomb 2 on Twitter
10 Jan 2021 @ 1.14 pm
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A caravan was destroyed in a blaze near York.

Two fire crews from Acomb were called out to the fire at Moor Monkton at 12.09 yesterday (Saturday, 9 January).

The fire involved “a building made from a static caravan and a wooden structure”.

Photograph: NYFRS Acomb 2 on Twitter

A North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service spokesperson said: “The fire is believed to have originated in a log burning stove and caused 100% fire damage.

“One 50kg propane cylinder was vented and burnt off along with a small cylinder.”

One person was checked over by paramedics at the scene.