Police investigating suspicious fire in Sydney’s South

Investigations are underway by police, into a deliberately lit fire in Sydney’s south early this morning.

Emergency services were called to a property on Collier Avenue, Beverly Hills at about 2:10am.

Neighbours were able to extinguish the blaze before police arrived and contain the fire to the front door and porch area of the home.


The two occupants, a 35-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman were uninjured.

St George Local Area Command officers established a crime scene, which will be examined by forensic specialists.

Police have confirmed the incident is being treated as arson but no witnesses have been identified.

Anyone with information is urged to come forward.