Officials say they suspect arson was the cause of a fire that destroyed a mobile home in North Whitehall Twp. on Saturday.

The home, located at 5318 Route 145, was gutted by a fire around 9 a.m.

An investigation with the assistance of the Allentown Fire Department canine unit identified several areas that had accelerent present, officials said.

The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the State Police fire marshal unit at Bethlehem or Dublin.