Northern Ireland

Banbridge: Family escape injury in arson attack

Burnt out car Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The blaze spread from a car to the family's home

A couple and their young child have escaped injury after an arson attack in Banbridge.

The incident happened at Summerhill Brae on Saturday morning.

Police were alerted that a car was on fire outside the family's property at about 02:40 BST.

When officers arrived at the scene the blaze had spread to the house causing damage to the property.

Police are appealing for information.

Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The incident happened at Summerhill Brae on Saturday morning

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