North Mahoning Township, PA – A Punxsutawney man is being investigated after he allegedly lit his truck on fire just before noon last Thursday.

The still unnamed 51-year-old man had reportedly told someone that he was going outside to burn the truck.

When fire crews arrived at the home along Smith Road in North Mahoning Township, Indiana County, the vehicle was already fully engulfed in flames.

Evidence shows that the fire started in the glove compartment.

The vehicle was a complete loss, estimated at around $2,000.

The incident is still under active investigation and is being treated as an arson.