Construction company fire suspected to be arson

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A fire at a local construction company is suspected to be arson. Early Thursday morning, reports came in that Edstrom Construction in North Pole was on fire. Firefighters discovered a vehicle that was on fire inside the structure.

According to a press release, an Alaska State Trooper investigation revealed that a white 2004 Chevy express van and a large number of tools and equipment were stolen from the business. Most of the tools are marked belonging to Edstrom.

Any with information about this incident is requested to contact the Troopers at 451-5100