Emergency crews responding to house fire – Whalan

A crime scene has been established following a house fire in Sydney’s west overnight.

Emergency services were called to a home on Luxford Road, Whalan just after 12.30am (Saturday 19 September 2020), following reports of a fire.

Fire and Rescue NSW attended and extinguished the blaze, with the garage completely destroyed and a neighbouring property sustaining minor damage.

No one was home at the time and no injuries have been reported.

Officers from Mount Druitt Police Area Command attended and established a crime scene, which will be forensically examined.

Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the fire, which is being treated as suspicious.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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