Police investigate car into house in Harkness

Police and emergency services responded to reports of a car into a house in Harkness (Melton West) last night.

Investigators have been told a black Mercedes Benz was travelling south on Orchid Avenue bout 10.30pm.

It is believed the driver of the vehicle lost control and crashed into a house on Claret Ash Boulevard.

The driver and a passenger, both males, fled the scene on foot.

They are perceived to African in appearance and aged in their late teens to early 20s.

The Mercedes was stolen from an address in Aquatic Drive, Maribyrnong yesterday about 1.30pm.

Three people who were inside the home at the time, were not physically injured.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the vehicle travelling in the area prior to the crash or anyone with dashcam footage to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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