McMinnville park fire ‘suspicious’

A fire fully engulfs a covered structure in Lower City Park in McMinnville. Thursday, July 11, 2013. (McMinnville Police Department)
A fire fully engulfs a covered structure in Lower City Park in McMinnville. Thursday, July 11, 2013. (McMinnville Police Department)

(KOIN) — A fire that broke out overnight Wednesday at a covered structure in a McMinnville park is being called suspicious.

The fire was reported at about 12:30 a.m. Thursday at Lower City Park. McMinnville Fire Department crews arrived to find the structure fully engulfed in flames. They were able to extinguish it quickly before it spread.

McMinnville police report that a Fire Investigation Team has been brought in to investigate the cause.

Anyone with information on the fire should contact Officer Justin James at 503-434-7307.

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