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WFD investigates arson at Market Street car lot


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Wilmington firefighters are investigating a suspected arson at a used car lot on Market Street.

It happened last night just after 11:30 p.m. A tow truck driver passing by noticed flames coming from the office at Graham & Neal Motors and called 911.

Crews arrived quickly, keeping the fire confined to the exterior of the building. No one was injured.

Investigators determined the fire was intentionally set. Damage to the structure was estimated at $2,000.

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