MOTORISTS that neglect to stop at a traffic lights in Hoyland Common have been warned of future police patrols in the area.

Officers from the Barnsley South East Neighbourhood Policing Team received reports of drivers ignoring the traffic lights on Tankersley Road.

A spokesperson for the team said: “We understand the location is a source of frustration for many, but we cannot stress enough just how dangerous that is, given that heavy plant is regularly crossing the road.

“Additionally, please keep in mind that the road is currently limited to 30mph.

“Our patrol of the area will continue.”