In the wee hours of Sunday morning the Lincoln County Sheriff’s and the Central Oregon Coast Fire Department were dispatched to a vehicle fire in a gravel parking lot near the 100 block of NW Huckleberry Street. First Responders and Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze. The Lincoln County Fire Investigation Team, Oregon State Police Arson Unit, and the Oregon State Fire Marshal’s Office responded as well and they believe the fire was deliberately set.
The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone who saw suspicious persons or activity in the area Saturday evening or early Sunday morning to please call dispatch at 541-265-0777 or Det. Maleri Cates at 541-265-0670 in reference to Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Case #18S-02712.