Four people have been evacuated after fire in the garage of a Tullamarine home – one of them, a 50-year-old man, treated for smoke inhalation.

It took about 40 mins to control in Shawlands Drive around 3:30am this morning.

And police are investigating a suspicious scrub fire at Cheltenham.

It’s believed to have started in trees near the oval and took about an hour to control on Park Rd around 10:30pm.