‘Youths start fire’ next to York pond

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15 Oct 2020 @ 8.23 am
| News

Firefighters were called out last night to reports of a fire at a pond.

The York fire crew responded to Osbaldwick at 7.14pm.

A North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service spokesperson said: “The York crew were sent to reports that youths had been setting a fire on wooden boards at the pond.

“Upon arrival crew found evidence of a fire which was already extinguished.

“Crews inspected and left the scene. “