Car in Sunbury creek

The vehicle submerged in Jacksons Creek (supplied).

Police responded to reports of a vehicle submerged in a Sunbury creek on January 15.

Officers were called to Jacksons Creek just before 9.45am and located the vehicle. Search and rescue members were also called to assist in the vehicle’s retrieval.

Police said the car was unoccupied and the circumstances surrounding how it came to be in the creek are yet to be determined, and investigations remain ongoing.

A cyclist passing by the creek confirmed to Star Weekly the vehicle was still in the water at 2.15pm on Monday afternoon.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit an online confidential report at