The Saline County Sheriff’s Office is investigating as arson an early morning vehicle fire south of Salina.
A deputy on patrol found a 2011 maroon/burgundy Ford Edge on fire in the 5000 block of South Centennial Road at approximately 5:15 a.m. Thursday, Saline County Sheriff Roger Soldan said Thursday. Total loss was estimated at $6,500, he said.
Soldan said the vehicle is believed to be one that was reported stolen out of Salina.
Rural Fire District No. 6 firefighters extinguished the blaze, he said.