TWO cars were deliberately set alight in Hoyland on Sunday.

At 3am, firefighters from Tankersley were called to Burying Lane, Hoyland, at 3am where they found a Vauxhall Corsa up in flames. The crew spent half an hour extinguishing the fire, which has been logged as deliberate.

At 10.55pm, a Mercedes car was found set alight on Upperfield Lane, High Hoyland, at 10.55pm.

A crew from Barnsley spent almost an hour dealing with the blaze, which investigators found had been a started deliberately.