|Google Street View image of the Magra |
Village Store before today's fire.
Tasmania Police and the Tasmania Fire Service attended the structure fire at 374 Back River Rd, Magra, just before 4am today. Despite the efforts of the firefighters, the weatherboard building was largely destroyed.
"A preliminary investigation was conducted by TFS and Police at the scene. Whilst the exact cause is yet to be determined, the matter is now being treated as suspicious," police said in a statement.
|The scene after the fire.|
Police said no-one was injured in the fire but the damage was estimated at about $100,000. Anyone with information about the fire can contact Bridgewater CIB on 13 14 44 or Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.
|The interior was completely gutted by fire.|