Ute set alight at oval

A believed to be stolen vehicle has been set alight at a Bendigo oval overnight.

Firefighters were called to the blaze at the Maiden Gully Recreation Reserve about 3.45am, where a single-cab ute was on fire on the gravel road surrounding the oval.

Police are investigating the blaze, which has been deemed as suspicious.

Anyone with information is asked to call Bendigo police on 5448 1300, Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.