Police investigating suspected arson at McCain Stadium

by Matthew Beck
by Matthew Beck

North Yorkshire Police is investigating a possible arson attack after a fire started at Scarborough's former McCain Stadium last night.

Fire crews were called to the building site off EdgeHill Road just after 7.30pm and found 50sqm of pallets containing various plumbing supplies on fire.

Following investigations, the cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate.

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman confirmed it was investigating the cause of the fire.