Vehicle Fire Investigated As Arson

November 6, 2012

Authorities are looking at arson as the cause of vehicle fire this morning in McDavid.

A resident in the 100 block of Brown Road reported that a relative was setting fire to a pickup truck at the home just before 11 a.m.. When firefighters arrived on scene, they reported smoke coming from the cab of the vehicle. The fire was quickly extinguished, and there were no injuries.

The fire is under investigation by the Florida State Fire Marshal’s Office and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office.

The Century and McDavid stations of Escambia Fire Rescue responded to the fire.


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