Police investigate Villawood car fire

Police investigate car fire

Police are investigating a suspicious car fire in Villawood overnight.

Emergency services were called to Karella Avenue at about 9.35pm on Monday night after reports of a car fire at about 9.35pm.

On arrival, officers found a Toyota Camry in the driveway of a home well alight.

A 50-year-old male occupant of the home, and owner of the car, was attempting to put out the fire and suffered burns to his feet.

Fire & Rescue NSW officers extinguished the fire, and the owner was taken to hospital for further treatment.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Fairfield Police Station or Crime Stoppers.