Hedland cray boat fire suspicious
Hedland cray boat fire suspicious

A fire which caused about $300,000 damage to a cray fishing boat near Port Hedland has been deemed suspicious.

The fire on board the large boat started while it was in a junk yard in Wedgefield, 15km south of Port Hedland at 2.42am.

A Department of Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said crews took more than an hour to extinguish the blaze.

The police Arson Squad is understood to be investigating the fire.

The West Australian

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