Thomastown collision remains a mystery

(Joe Mastroianni) 245950_07

Police are searching for witnesses of a collision in Thomastown earlier this week.

It is believed a white VE SS Holden commodore, bearing stolen plates, was seen driving erratically on High Street about 8.55am on Monday, April 15.

Police were told the commodore collided with the rear of another vehicle at the intersection of High Street and Austarc Avenue, before catching fire.

The driver exited the vehicle and fled the scene down an alleyway, according to police.

No one was injured during the incident.

The driver, who was the sole occupant of the Commodore, was perceived to be Caucasian, aged in his mid-20’s, with dark hair.

He was wearing dark clothing including a brown Louis Vuitton cap with chequered print and a black backpack.

Anyone with information is urged to contact crime stoppers on 1800 333 000 or at