Video captures firefighters battling blaze as arsonist is jailed for setting 20 vehicles alight

Video captures firefighters battling blaze as arsonist is jailed for setting 20 vehicles alight

Firefighters in South Gloucestershire battled a huge blaze after a man set fire to 20 vehicles over a three-and-a-half-hour period.

Daniel Cron, 26, has been sentenced to three years in prison having pleaded guilty to 21 counts of arson - 20 vehicles and a fence - for his actions on 3 April 2022.

A large number of the vehicles torched were minibuses which belonged to a community group providing transport services for vulnerable adults and children.

It’s believed Cron committed the crime with another man, who remains unidentified.

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