Two cars were destroyed at Werribee River Park in Cocoroc at approximately 3.40 pm on Monday the 30th of September, in what appears to be suspicious circumstances.
Large plumes of smoke could be seen from the Princes Freeway near Metropolitan Farm Road. Emergency services arrived on the scene to find one of the vehicles fully engulfed in flames.
Unconfirmed reports are that the vehicles were stolen. There is no information available regarding injuries or if the perpetrators were caught.
UPDATE: At approximately 5.30 pm today the second car was also set alight requiring emergency services to attend the scene a second time.