Laconia police investigate car fire
LACONIA -- A 2011 Chevrolet Malibu was destroyed in a fire Wednesday morning at Cleveland Place, and two other vehicles parked near it were damaged as well.
The blaze was reported at 3:21a.m. A police officer, the first to arrive at the scene, found the 2011 Chevrolet Malibu fully engulfed in flames. On initial inspection, police said it appears the fire began within the engine compartment. What caused the fire, however, has yet to be determined and the investigation remains open.
Two other vehicles, a 2004 GMC Envoy and a 1997 Ford Ranger, were damaged as well as was some vinyl siding on an adjacent building.
Anyone with information about the fire is asked to call Laconia police at 524-5252.