Vehicle fire Thursday

DeQuincy Firemen were called out Thursday, Apr. 25, for a vehicle fire on N. Perkins St.

When firefighters arrived, they found an 1997 F80 bucket truck with a small smoldering fire under the vehicle. Firemen quickly extinguished the flames and there was minimal damage to the vehicle.

The cause of the fire was from shorting wires around an oily area of the vehicle.