Van ‘completely destroyed’ in Elmton blaze


A van was ‘completely destroyed’ by a fire which took place on The Green in Elmton on Saturday morning.

The incident, which happened at 9.39am, involved one van which was well alight by the time firefighters arrived.

Firefighters from Staveley used two breathing apparatus and two hoses to extinguish the fire which also damaged the road surface.

They spent some time damping down and making the scene safe before leaving the scene at 10.42am.