Police say that the man killed in a fatal fire in Dinnington, near Rotherham this morning is believed to be 66-year-old Robert Walton.
An investigation is underway after a man died in a house fire in the village of Dinnington, near Rotherham.
Emergency services were called to a house in Meadow Street at around 1.45am.
The body of a man was found inside but he's not been named. The cause of the blaze isn't yet known although it's not thought to be suspicious.
An investigation is underway after a fatal house fire in the village of Dinnington, near Rotherham, in the early hours of Wednesday.
Emergency services were called to a house in Meadow Street at around 1.40am. The cause is not yet known. The identity of the victim has not been released by South Yorkshire Police.
The scrapyard fire at Ranskill is under Control. We've scaled back to one crew on scene. Our Fire Investigation team will be there later.
NFRS are currently in attendance at a large scrap yard fire in Ranskill. Approx 100 cars are involved and we have mobilised over 6 pumps.
Currently 5 pumps at a building fire on Station Road, Potterhanworth. Please avoid the area if possible and keep windows closed due to smoke
There will be a march from the Haworth Fire Station at 1pm today, as campaigners aim to prevent its closure.
It was originally due to close two years ago but is now due to shut on New Year's Eve.
"We continue to work with representatives from Haworth Parish Council and other potential partners to identify if it's feasible for the fire station to be used as a community facility."
An elderly female was treated for smoke inhalation and two properties had to be evacuated after a blaze last night in Liversedge.
The fire started in an outbuilding in Fairfield Court yesterday evening but spread to an adjacent property. Fire crews from Cleckheaton and Dewsbury tackled the blaze. Two nearby properties were evacuated due to a suspected gas leak.
A nine-year-old boy and his father have been killed in a suspicious house fire in South Yorkshire.
Darren Sykes and son Paul were found in the house in Penistone, near Barnsley last night. Mr Sykes' older son, twelve-year-old Jack is in a critical condition in hospital.
Although police believe the fire was started deliberately they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident. David Hirst reports
There are reports of a large fire west of Sleaford just off the A15.
Straw fire near Sleaford. This has been waiting to happen for months with the amount of straw stored in the area. http://t.co/tBhX6nByp9