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200 evacuated after fire at Doncaster bed shop

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About 200 people had to be evacuated after a suspected electrical fault sparked a fire at a bed shop in Doncaster.

Firefighters have have been at Goodnight Sleeptight on Woodfield Way since the incident broke out at 9.40am on Thursday.

No-one was injured and crews managed to stop the fire spreading to other shops.

It is thought the fire was caused by a fault with an electric light fitting.


Police appeal to find missing Doncaster man

Police are appealing for help to find a man who has gone missing from Doncaster.

Ben Jones Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Ben Jones, who is 22, was last seen at Doncaster train station at around 9.30pm on Saturday May 14. He was reported missing yesterday.

He is described as white, 6ft 2ins tall, slim build with short, blond hair. He was wearing black jogging bottoms, a black hooded jacket with a white logo on the back, and white Converse trainers.

Police believe Ben is still in the local area, but it may also be possible that he has travelled to Lincolnshire.

Man, 32, reported missing in Doncaster

Officers in Doncaster are appealing to the public to help find a missing 32-year-old man.

Have you seen Evan Jury? Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Evan Jury was last seen at around 9pm on Wednesday evening (11 May), in the Askern Road area of Bentley.

He hasn’t been seen or heard from since and officers are growing concerned as to his whereabouts.

Evan was last seen wearing dark coloured jeans and a dark coloured hooded top.

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