WHITE PLAINS, Md. – Authorities are investigating a suspected arson that destroyed a vehicle, Friday night. 

On Friday, Aug. 3, 9:21 p.m., crews from the La Plata Volunteer Fire Department responded to the 4700 block of Crain Highway, White plains for a vehicle fire discovered by a passerby. Six firefighters were able to control the fire within 10 minutes resulting in zero injuries. 

Investigation revealed The vehicle was driven to a secluded area of a lumber yard and intentionally set on fire from the interior. Investigators continue to identify the vehicle’s make, model and owner. 

Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Office of the State Fire Marshal, Southern Regional Office, at 443-550-6831.