One vehicle considered total loss after car fire

Published: Jan. 27, 2019 at 11:19 PM CST
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Just before 8pm Sunday evening, the Grand Forks Fire department responded to a report of a vehicle on fire near a garage.

Fire crews found a 2002 Ford Expedition, partially on fire.

Crews were able to extinguish the vehicle with about 100 gallons of water.

The Grand Forks Fire Department responded with 3 fire engines and 1 command vehicle.

Once crews were able to determine that no structures were in danger, 2 fire engines were released.

The vehicle involved is considered a total loss.The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Grand Forks Police Department and Altru Ambulance were also on scene.

GFFD recommends keeping your vehicle in good winter driving condition, with routine maintenance.