Fire destroys RV in apartment parking lot, damages other cars
KENNEWICK, Wash. — A fire destroyed a recreational vehicle and damaged surrounding cars at an apartment complex in Kennewick Thursday night.
Witnesses said the fire started around 9 p.m. in the front parking lot of Wendover Apartments.
Firefighters were able to quickly put out the flame at the scene.
They closed North Volland Street between Hood and West Clearwater avenues for about an hour to combat the fire.
The RV was completely destroyed while some cars nearby had minor heat damage.
Nobody was hurt.
Battalion Chief Tod Kreutz of the Kennewick Fire Department said the driver had pulled into the parking lot to fix mechanical problems. When he tried to turn the ignition back on, it burst into flames.