Police probing suspicious tow truck fire in Newmarket

Witnesses or surveillance footage sought

Police in Newmarket are hoping witnesses will come forward after a suspicious fire consumed a tow truck.

First responders were called to the area of Longford Drive and Davis Drive at around 3:45 a.m. Wednesday with reports of a tow truck on fire. The blaze was quickly knocked down without injury.

Investigators believe the fire was intentionally set.

Anyone who may have witnessed anything in the area at the time, or have dashcam footage that could help police, are asked to reach out to the York Regional Police Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-866-876-5423, ext 7142.