Fire destroys £50,000 timber vehicle in Moffat
- 22 August 2014
- From the section South Scotland
A timber vehicle worth more than £50,000 has been destroyed by fire near a farm in southern Scotland.
The Timberjack timber forwarder was parked at forest works near Mountainblow Farm, Moffat, overnight between Wednesday and Thursday.
The burnt-out machine was discovered by a worker at 07:00 on Thursday as he started work.
Police have asked anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area to contact them.
Tools, a radio and a CB radio were also stolen from the vehicle.