Suspicious fire destroys truck

Suspicious fire destroys truck

Oliver firefighters attended a suspicious vehicle fire early Monday morning in the 7000 block of Highway 97. (File photo)

A vehicle fire woke up emergency responders at 3:45 am Monday.

Oliver Fire Department spokesman Rob Graham said crews were called to the 7000 block of Highway 97 for a pickup truck that was fully engulfed in flames. No occupants were reported at the scene.

“It is suspicious due to time of the fire. The RCMP would have to confirm if the vehicle was stolen,” Graham said.

Crews were on scene for 45 minutes. No injuries were reported.

Oliver RCMP could not be reached for comment at time of posting.



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