Van engulfed in flames near New Bern business

POSTED: 7:49 AM Dec 24 2013   UPDATED: 7:16 PM Sep 19 2013
New Bern van fire
NEW BERN, CRAVEN COUNTY -

Fire crews are investigating how a van erupted in flames in downtown New Bern Thursday evening.

The van caught fire just before 6 p.m. at 210 Craven Street, near A.G. Salem & Associates, PLLC. According to the New Bern Fire Department, no one was inside the vehicle.

The fire did cause window damage to Salem & Associates. A vehicle next to the van suffered damage as well.

Fire crews said the cause of the blaze was unknown.