Police investigate house fire - Beverly Hills

Tuesday, 21 September 2021 10:16:02 PM

Investigations are underway after a house was destroyed by fire in Beverly Hills tonight.

About 8.50pm (Tuesday 21 September 2021), emergency services were called to a complex on Gardenia Street after reports of a fire.

On arrival officers found a single storey home well alight.

NSW Fire and Rescue officers extinguished the blaze which caused major structural and internal damage to the home.

About 30 residents of surrounding homes were evacuated as a precaution.

A crime scene has been established as investigations into the cause of the fire get underway by officers from St George Police Area Command.

It’s believed no one was home at the time.

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. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.