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Fire Investigators Seek Arsonist Responsible for Car Fire

Published On: Aug 04 2014 05:16:57 PM AKDT   Updated On: Aug 04 2014 05:19:42 PM AKDT

Anchorage Fire Department investigators say the Honda Accord burning in this video was arson, and they're turning to the public for assistance finding out who started the fire.


Arson investigators are trying to figure out why a Honda Accord was burned early July 31.

Anchorage Fire Department spokesperson John See said police and firefighters arrived to 8225 Old Seward Highway at 2:37 a.m. July 31 to find a parked Accord engulfed in flames.

The department’s fire investigator determined the fire was intentionally set and is asking the public for help identifying the individuals responsible.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the fire investigator at 907-267-4900 or by calling the arson hotline at 907-267-5060. Anonymous tips can also be provided by calling Crime Stoppers at 907-561-STOP.