Out-of-control bonfire sparks blaze

An out-of-control bonfire spread to a large storage container close to a disused quarry.

Monday, 11th April 2016, 10:00 am
Updated Monday, 11th April 2016, 10:02 am

Firefighters from Pontefract Station were called to Womersley Road Knottingley, at around 9pm on Saturday, April 9.

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A spokeswoman said flames had spread from an out-of-control bonfire in a nearby wooded area to the 20m by 3m storage unit.

No one was injured in the blaze.