Fire and Rescue personnel battled below-zero temps as they responded to a car fire this morning in front of Langdon's Auto Sales on Highway 259 in Sweeden. According to Kyrock VFD Fire Chief Mike Clubb, Amber Thompson was headed south on 259 when she noticed a burning rubber smell in her Dodge Durango. As she pulled over at Langdon's, the cab of the vehicle started filling up with smoke.
No injuries were reported, but the Durango was a complete loss. The cause of the fire was not yet known. Along with Kyrock VFD, Edmonson County EMS also responded.
Edmonson Voice Staff
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