The early morning fire that destroyed XPZ Supermarket appeared to be deliberately set.
This has been stated by Fire Chief Elvis Weaver, who indicated that four fire tenders along with assistance from Maulvin’s trucking responded to the fire of the supermarket which is located on Sir Sydney Walling Highway.
According to th Fire Chief, investigations into the cause of the fire have started with the involvement of members from the Criminal Investigations Department.
He said another building in the area was also on fire, causing investigators to believe that the fire was deliberately set.
The Fire Chief also disclosed that the fire has been brought under control.