Four heavy-duty towing vehicles were destroyed and two others were damaged after a fire at a Moncton business.

A fire early Monday morning has destroyed tens of thousands of dollars worth of heavy-duty towing equipment in Moncton.

It happened just before 5 a.m. at a compound on Halifax Street.

Four heavy-duty towing vehicles were destroyed and two others were damaged.

The fire has been deemed suspicious.

Both RCMP and fire investigators were still on scene late in the afternoon.