Bedford Co. Sawmill Fire Ruled Suspicious
Bedford Co., VA - A fire last week at a Bedford County sawmill is suspicious, according to the county's fire marshal.
Firefighters were called to Central Virginia Pallet and Stake on Centerville Road around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday. The main assembly building was in flames. The fire spread to nearby woods.
The fire marshal is asking the sheriff's office to look at the case.
Damage is estimated at $50,000. The sawmill owner, Gerald Ayers, says the building was not insured.