Police investigate fire at old school site

Senior Constable Josh Goonan is appealing for information about a suspicious fire at Colac’s former high school site.

Colac police are appealing for information about a suspicious fire at Colac’s former high school site.

Senior Constable Josh Goonan said the fire occurred about 3.30pm Thursday afternoon and burnt about five square metres of grassland at the back the former high school site, off Moore Street.

Sen Const Goonan said a resident who lived near the site tried to extinguish the fire with a hose.

But he said Country Fire Authority brigades attended the scene to extinguish the fire.

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