Cause of overnight vehicle fire under investigation

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WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Wichita Falls Fire Department officials said a vehicle fire that caused thousands of dollars in damage is currently under investigation.

According to WFFD Assistant Fire Marshal James Gowen, a structure fire was reported around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 21 in the 4000 block of Weeks Park Lane at an apartment complex.

When crews arrived on the scene, they reported a vehicle was on fire underneath a carport at the complex.

Gowen said the vehicle fire damaged the car next to it as well as the carport, with damages estimated at approximately $35,000.

No civilians or firefighters were injured.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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