Medford Police Seek Witness to Wednesday Afternoon Fire
Medford Police are seeking an unidentified man who may have information on the fire that broke out Wednesday afternoon on a field owned by Sierra Pine Mill, behind Pet Country on the North Pacific Highway.
The fire burned about one acre and damaged some power poles before being extinguished. Investigators determined the fire was human caused.
The field is frequented by transients, some of whom have campsites in the area.
Authorities would like to speak with a man seen on video surveillance that may have important information. He is described as a white male about 50-years-old, 5’8 to 5’9 with a stocky build, reddish hair, and was seen wearing a black baseball cap, tank top, shorts and riding a mountain bike
Police say he is not considered a suspect. Anyone with information should contact the Medford Police Department at 541-770-4783.