Overnight Fires Burn 3 Vehicles in Fayetteville, Including Hog QB's

Published 08/25 2014 11:43AM

Updated 08/25 2014 04:18PM

FAYETTEVILLE, AR (KNWA) - Detectives are investigating three overnight car fires in Fayetteville, including one involving a vehicle belonging to Razorback Junior Quarterback Brandon Allen.

According to the fire department, one car parked at 711 West Douglas at Courts at Whitham was reported engulfed in flames around 1 a.m. That fire ignited another nearby car.

Three hours later and about a mile away, a truck owned by Razorback Junior Quarterback Brandon Allen was reported to be on fire.

Viewer Adam Zorzin sent KNWA/Fox 24 video and pictures of the car fires on West Douglas. Zorzin said he heard a large explosion and called 911. There are no pictures or video of Brandon Allen's car at this time.

The investigation is trying to determine if the two incidents are related. As is procedure, investigators are looking at the cases as possible arson.

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