The rear fences surrounding a number of Gracemere properties also caught alight.
It is unknown at this time whether the parties are known to each other.
The major collision also impacted a number of traffic lights in the area.
The vehicle has signage of a local butchery displayed on its sides.
Both new and restored site attractions could soon be opened as the region looks to drive its tourism rates.
The man reportedly fled a CBD address upon police arrival following an earlier disturbance.
The incident is one in many to occur across Central Queensland over the past week.
The resident was set upon after the alleged offender asked him for the time.
EXCLUSIVE: The family claims police entered the premises without showing a warrant.