Van Catches Fire Under Hotel Overhang - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

3/30/06

Van Catches Fire Under Hotel Overhang

Courtesy:  Scott Spencer Courtesy: Scott Spencer
Courtesy:  Scott Spencer Courtesy: Scott Spencer

Black smoke poured across Avenue Q near downtown Lubbock on Thursday. A carpet cleaning van was parked under an overhang at the Clarion hotel. Scott Spencer saw the flames and took pictures at the scene. He watched as the van caught fire and the smoke scorched part of the overhang.

No one was injured and the hotel was not evacuated. It's still not known what caused the van to catch fire.

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