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Firefighters respond to vehicle fire in Mitchell

No one was injured when a pickup truck caught fire Friday afternoon in Mitchell. A 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 caught fire due to an engine malfunction, according to Mitchell Fire Battalion Chief Ben Vanden Hoek. Firefighters received the call at 12:17 p.m.

The Mitchell Fire Department responds to a truck on fire on North Foster Street on Friday afternoon in Mitchell. (Faith Morgan / Republic)
The Mitchell Fire Department responds to a truck on fire on North Foster Street on Friday afternoon in Mitchell. (Faith Morgan / Republic)

No one was injured when a pickup truck caught fire Friday afternoon in Mitchell.

A 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 caught fire due to an engine malfunction, according to Mitchell Fire Battalion Chief Ben Vanden Hoek.

Firefighters received the call at 12:17 p.m. and responded to the fire at the intersection of Foster Street and Shanard Road. Vanden Hoek said the fire took under a minute to extinguish.

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