Flaming van fire extinguished after another suspected arson attack in Milton Keynes

A second suspected arson attack in Milton Keynes was reported less than 48 hours after a car was destroyed.

Monday, 1st March 2021, 10:16 am
Updated Monday, 1st March 2021, 10:18 am

Firefighters extinguished a burning van on Willen Road in Tongwell on Saturday evening (February 27).

One crew from the Bucks Fire and Rescue Service attended and put the fire out using a hose reel.

A spokesperson from Bucks Fire and Rescue Service stated on a report released at 5:36 PM that the incident was 'suspected arson'.

Firefighters extinguished a burning van in Milton Keynes on Saturday February 27

This was the second report of suspected in arson in a 48-hour window, on Friday morning a car was set alight in Juniper Gardens.

Currently, it is unknown if the two cases were linked.