Pair arrested following arson attack

TWO men have been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life after a fire was started on Lancaster’s Ryelands estate.

The pair, aged 28 and 29, and both from Ryelands, have been bailed until November 15 pending further enquiries.

Police made the arrests in the wake of a fire started on land at the corner of Dee Road and Austwick Road at 10.25pm on Monday. The flames caused damage to the exterior of two nearby homes, but nobody was hurt.