Fire destroys police car in Yanchep

The burnt out police car at the roundabout of Two Rocks Rd and Zamia Rise in Yanchep.

ABOUT 5.50pm on Friday, May 27 police from Yanchep and North West Metro Response attended a bush track in Two Rocks following reports of youths causing a disturbance in the area.

A WA Police spokesman said after completing the patrol, the vehicles returned to Two Rocks Road when the Yanchep officers observed flames underneath the response vehicle.

“They stopped the vehicle and attempted to extinguish the fire but were unable to do so,’’ he said.

“The officers involved were unharmed and the Department of Fire and Emergency Services attended to extinguish the fire.”

He said the cause of the fire was not believed to be suspicious.