FIREFIGHTERS dealt with two suspected arson attacks on cars in Oxfordshire early this morning.

A blaze broke out in Ashmole Place, Blackbird Leys, Oxford, near the Bullnose Morris pub, at about 1am.

Firefighters from the Slade fire station in Headington tackled the flames and found five aerosol cans in the red Volkswagen Polo.

Another car fire in Upper Arncott, near Bicester, was put out by firefighters from Bicester fire station at 3am.

The car, which was on a driveway in Woodpiece Road, was seriously damaged.

A spokesman for Oxfordshire Fire & Rescue Service said both incidents were being treated as suspected arson attacks.