Firefighters called to deliberate fire in derelict building

Firefighters were called to a fire in a derelict building today.

The incident in Richmond Road, Catterick Garrison, was reported at about 2.15pm.

Fire crews from Richmond and Colburn responded to the smell of burning inside the derelict building.

The fire was discovered to be out prior to crews arrival but crews dampened down the affected area using buckets of water to make the building safe.

The cause was believed to be deliberate.