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Archive for Monday, October 13, 2008

Car fire near river attributed to mechanical failure

October 13, 2008

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A Sunday night car fire at Second and Elm streets was accidental, Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical Chief Mark Bradford said.

The car, which was ablaze just north of the Kansas River, was fully engulfed with 10-foot flames when firefighters were dispatched at 11:10 p.m., Capt. Jim Sloan said. The fire was under control at 11:22 p.m.

Four firefighters extinguished the flames, revealing a charred Honda Accord.

Bradford said the cause of the fire was determined to be from mechanical failure. Nobody was injured in the fire.

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OonlyBonly 5 years, 6 months ago

It sucks to sit there and watch your car burn.Sorry buddy.

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