taco-bell-car-fire(Photo courtesy Kimberly Benson)CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (4/21/14) — Did someone order something extra hot?

Central City Fire Department Chief told SurfKY News that no report was filed when a vehicle fire took place Wednesday, April 16, at the Central City Taco Bell location on Everly Brothers Boulevard. According to King, no one was hurt and no names were available.

King said that the unnamed male driver of the van was taking a test drive when he got more than he bargained for in this red hot deal. The van engine caught on fire from an unknown cause. King said the vehicle's owner lives in Greenville.

When the flames became apparent, the driver apparently decided it was time to run for the border.

No one was in danger and the engine fire was extinguished quickly, King said.

No word on whether the vehicle was purchased by the unnamed test driver, or what type of hot sauce may have been accidentally dripped on the engine.

It was obviously extra hot.

Paul McRee
SurfKY News

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

BES Celebrates 'Family Fun Night' Thursday

BREMEN, Ky. (3/30/15) — Bremen Elementary School celebrated Family Fun Night Thursday, March 26. Family Fun Night is… Read More

HCHS Places at State Governor’s Cup Academic Meet

HENDERSON, Ky. (3/30/15) — Congratulations to the Henderson County High School Academic Team for a sixth place overall… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 5954

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5459

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5205

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5142

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4304

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 4151

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 13938

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11654

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 30, 2015 3884

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 2314

Juvenile Arrested for Cruelty to Animals

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 30, 2015 2117

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
March 30, 2015 2053

Man Charged for Selling Drugs from Red Cardinal…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 1805

Report of Suspicious Man Ends with PI, Meth…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 29, 2015 1312

Huge Turnout Joins to Support Shanice Bean Family

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 1073

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 30,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 816

Hopkins County Sheriff's Arrest Reports

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 30, 2015 685

Easter Cuties Pageant Raises Funds for Shanice…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 552

Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

by Melissa Heflin