Lufkin fire 'suspicious'

LUFKIN, TX (KLTV) - A fire at a building in Lufkin scheduled for demolition is being called "suspicious."

An ambulance drove by the building on Loop 287 and Lotus Lane around midnight Monday night, saw the fire, and called it in to dispatch.

According to the assistant fire marshal no electricity was hooked up to the building.

Although the owner claimed the building should have been vacant, a man was taken to the hospital with burns.

The assistant fire marshal it is still too early in the investigation to reveal any details.

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