Second blaze at scrap yard

FIREFIGHTERS spent Wednesday morning battling a second blaze at an Ilkeston salvage yard in just over a month.

More than 30 cars were damaged in the fire at the Salvo Group yard on Awsworth Road which crews say was arson.

Sales manager, James Barry said: “We’ve not been lucky that there’s been another fire but we’re lucky that nothing major has been damaged.”

The last blaze which happened on April 30, damaged 20 vehicles.