Suspected attempted arson in Birkdale March 1st, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Police Crime Scene Investigation, Richmond Road(5.15pm) Crime scene investigation were today carrying out tests on a van that had been damaged in the early hours of this morning, Tuesday 1 March 2016. A member of the public reported an explosion from the van at around 1.30pm in the morning. Both front windows were blown out. Both police and Fire investigation teams have been carrying out tests to find out the cause of the damage. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!