Blaze destroys seven cars in Pontefract compound car park

Skinner Lane
Skinner Lane

An investigation is underway following a fire involving several vehicles.

Fire crews from Pontefract and Castleford were called to Skinner Lane in Pontefract at 5.12am this morning.

They found seven vehicles ablaze in a compound car park.

They used two breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to extinguish the flames.

The police were also called to the scene.