Arson Squad investigating after car driven into house in Aveley

Police outside the house in Aveley where a four-wheel-drive was driven into the garage. Picture: David Baylis.
Police outside the house in Aveley where a four-wheel-drive was driven into the garage. Picture: David Baylis.
Police outside the house in Aveley where a four-wheel-drive was driven into the garage. Picture: David Baylis. Police outside the house in Aveley where a four-wheel-drive was driven into the garage. Picture: David Baylis.

POLICE are reportedly hunting for a driver who crashed his car into a house and allegedly set it on fire in Aveley early this morning.

They believe the driver deliberately reversed a white four-wheel drive into the house’s garage, before lighting it on fire on Hessian Street around 2.30am this morning.

Police outside the house in Aveley where a four-wheel-drive was driven into the garage. Picture: David Baylis.

Fire-fighters were called to the blaze and although no one was injured, the fire is believed to have caused $80,000 of damage.

The Arson Squad is on the scene.

More to come.

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