AN INQUIRY has been launched after a caravan was damaged by fire.
Firefighters from Peterlee were called to the rear of Victoria Street, in Shotton Colliery, at 10pm yesterday after the blaze was reported.
The officers spent an hour at the scene putting out the fire.
The cause of the fire is not yet known.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Durham Police on 0345 60 60 365, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.