Investigation continues into overnight car fire at Foothills Mal - Tucson News Now

Investigation continues into overnight car fire at Foothills Mall

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Northwest Fire responded to a report of a car fire at the Fox and the Hound near La Cholla and Ina just after midnight.

The original call was for one car on fire, but on the way NWFD crews learned a second car was also on fire.

According to Northwest Fire officials the fire started first in one car, and then spread to the second car parked right next to it.  Both vehicles burned and melted into the parking lot surface, there was also damage to several trees in the parking lot. 

One man was hurt during the fire, after trying to help put the fire out.  According to NWFD he was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries to his hand

Northwest Fire investigators are still looking into the cause. There are no estimates on the cost of the damage. 

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