Car fire at Yuma motel

Yuma Fire Department confirms a car caught on fire this morning at the Yuma Cabana Motel.

It happened about 8:30 a.m in the 2100 block of South 4th Avenue.

Hotel officials say a housekeeper noticed smoke coming from the dark green Honda sedan in the parking lot and that’s when they called 911.

Authorities confirm the blaze began due to an electrical fire.

 Written by Max Tarlton 

About The Author

Max Tarlton is an Emmy-nominated multimedia journalist currently reporting and producing for KYMA News 11. Max comes to Yuma from Chicago where he worked as a news writer for WGN News. He’s also a graduate of Columbia College Chicago, with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Max is excited to be a part of the KYMA team. Catch him in action on “Sunrise” every morning at 6 a.m. If you have a story idea, don’t hesitate to reach out: or on twitter: @MaxTarlton

Related posts