Blaze at Hartlepool allotment site

Fire engine. (S)
Fire engine. (S)

Three sheds and a caravan have been destroyed by fire at an allotment site in Hartlepool.

Two crews from Stranton fire station were called to the site in King Oswy Drive in the West View area just after 3am, today.

When firefighters arrived two allotment plots were ablaze.

The fire spread to a nearby caravan which was destroyed along with three allotment sheds.