Stolen car set alight on road

A CAR stolen in Thurgoona was set on fire on the Murray Valley Highway near Tallangatta.

Police say the Nissan X-Trail was fully alight when they arrived on the scene just before midnight on Friday.

“There was nothing anyone could do,” Sen-Constable Anthony James said.

“The car was completely destroyed by fire.”

Anyone with information should phone Tallangatta Police on (02) 6071 204.