Truck catches fire next to pump at Lexington gas station

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A close call at a Lexington gas station after a car caught on fire next to the gas pumps.

Firefighters responded around 5 a.m. Friday morning at the Speedway on Athens Boonesboro Road just off of I-75 for a report of a car fire.

We're told a box truck was parked next to the gas pump when the driver heard a series of pops and saw the truck go up in flames.

The fire stretched up to the canopy of the gas station.

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