Bizarre incident causes truck fire - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

11/2/09

Bizarre incident causes truck fire

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD)- An area man may be shopping for a new vehicle today after a bizarre accident over the weekend.

Police say the driver of a pick- up truck ran over a box spring mattress on the loop Sunday night. The mattress became stuck under the truck and began to spark.

The driver pulled into the Movies 16 parking lot as the mattress bust into flames, destroying his truck.

Police say the driver could have caused an accident if he had swerved to avoid the mattress.

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