Spate of six small fires in Worthing

Damage to cars parked in Bulkington Avenue, Worthing
Damage to cars parked in Bulkington Avenue, Worthing

ARSONISTS caused a spate of fires this morning, affecting cars parked in three Worthing roads.

Worthing firefighters were called out at 4.41am and dealt with a string of six fires over a period of an hour.

Damage to cars parked in Bulkington Avenue, Worthing

Damage to cars parked in Bulkington Avenue, Worthing

The wing mirrors of three cars parked at the west end of Bulkington Avenue were melted away by separate small fires.

A storage unit for children’s toys in the same road was also affected.

There was one fire in St Thomas’s Road and a van in St Elmo Road was left with five per cent damage caused by fire.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue confirmed all six fires were started deliberately.