Firefighters tackle tyre yard car blaze

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Firefighters tackled a car blaze in Tingley last night (Friday).

Two pumps from Hunslet were called to the yard at Tingley Tyres, Station Road, at 11.30pm.

A transit van was on fire and had spread to a Vauxhall Astra. There was also a risk of the fire spreading a nearby shipping container.

Crews used two jets and breathing apparatus at the scene and left at around 12.30pm.

There were no injuries and the cause of the fire is currently under investigation.