Bin set alight in Northumberland park

A fire crew put out a bin blaze in the early hours.
A fire crew put out a bin blaze in the early hours.

Police are investigating a fire in a Northumberland park.

An industrial bin was set alight next to the bowling green pavilion in Ridley Park, Blyth, in the early hours of this morning.

It was reported at 2.15am and a fire crew from West Hartford had the blaze out by 3.15am.

Northumbria Police are investigating.