Firefighters tackling arson attack near Banbury – police looking for suspicious vehicle spotted leaving the scene

Arsonists have set fire to a haystack near Banbury.

By Phil Hibble
Friday, 5th August 2022, 11:22 am
Updated Friday, 5th August 2022, 6:24 pm
Firefighters have been tackling the blaze in Claydon this morning (Friday)
Firefighters have been tackling the blaze in Claydon this morning (Friday)

Firefighters have been tackling the blaze in Claydon this morning (Friday) and police are now appealing for information.

"We are appealing for any witnesses who may have seen a suspicious vehicle leaving the scene moments before the fire started," said Thames Valley Police rural crime taskforce.

"Unfortunately we have no details of this vehicle. If you were driving in the area and have a dashcam please check it and contact us if you have any relevant footage."