Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Firefighters' visibility into the hood of a truck fire was hampered by heavy smoke Tuesday afternoon. (Sarah Smith/Park Rapids Enterprise)

Firefighters douse truck fire near Osage

Email News Alerts

Park Rapids firefighters responded Tuesday to their third vehicle fire in 2009.

They say that's not a good start to the New Year.

Advertisement

Shortly after 1 p.m., a truck owned by Kevin Byer of rural Osage burst into flames.

"I was out in the garage working when the horn went off," Byer said. He'd returned an hour earlier from snow plowing in the 2002 Ford truck. He said there were no problems with the truck while he was working.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness