Suspicious fire at ABC Travel, Castle Douglas

POLICE are treating as suspicious a fire which took hold of two vehicles, one a Daf recovery lorry and the other a 56 seat single deck coach at the yard of ABC Travel, Clarebrand, Castle Douglas.

The fire was discovered about 0100 hours on Friday 23 March 2012 and the Fire and Rescue Service alerted. The fire was extinguished however early indications are that damage will run to over £25,000.

A full joint fire investigation with police and fire and rescue personnel will take place today (Friday).