GASTONIA, N.C. – Police are trying to determine what caused a driver to run into a gas pump, igniting a fire.
The incident happened Monday afternoon at the Kingsway CITGO on Bessemer City Road.
Officials said the car struck the gas pump, causing the fire. The fire heavily damaged one car and the gas pump, but there were no injuries.
Damage was at least $12,500, according to a police report.
Fire officials said they were able to turnoff the gain line and prevent the fire from spreading.