Cornwall

Third arson attack at former Tuckingmill indoor go-kart track

A third arson attack on a derelict building in Cornwall, has prompted a warning about lives being put in danger.

Firefighters tackled the blaze at a former indoor go-kart track at Tuckingmill, near Camborne on Tuesday at about 20:00 BST.

Crews had previously been called to two fires at the property over the weekend.

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service said arson tied up resources which could be need in life-threatening situations.

The brigade said children were seen in the area of the fire on Tuesday and Devon and Cornwall Police are investigating.

According to the Arson Prevention Bureau, more than 2,000 fires are deliberately started each week in the UK.

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