Woman taken to hospital following arson attack

A woman has been taken to hospital following an arson attack at her home in Bristol.

The incident took place at around 1am Saturday morning at the house on Colston Road in Easton.

The fire service were quickly able to put out the blaze, and the woman was take to hospital as a precaution.

Police are now appealing for any witnesses who may have seen anything suspicious in the area.

They're particularly keen to trace a man who is captured on CCTV and who may have witnessed the attack and followed the offender.

  • Anyone with information should call 101 and quote crime reference number 5217036712.