Pair arrested in Weymouth after 'man was set on fire'

Two people have been arrested after a man was apparently set on fire in Dorset.

Police were called by ambulance crews to a house in Ranelagh Road, Weymouth, shortly before 0245 BST on Saturday.

Officers said a 21-year-old man from the town sustained burns to his back and was taken to Dorset County Hospital.

A 16-year-old man and an 18-year-old man, both from Weymouth, were arrested and released on bail.

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