Light Snow
18°FLight SnowFull Forecast

No injuries in Harvard pickup truck fire

Published: Monday, June 17, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

HARVARD – A vehicle fire briefly shut down a downtown Harvard road Sunday morning, a fire official said.

The Harvard Fire Protection District responded about 5:30 a.m. Sunday to 505 W. Diggins St., Chief Steve Harter said. A Ford pickup truck was on fire in the driveway.

The owner called the fire in, and Harter suspects mechanical problems were the cause.

It took about five minutes to put the fire out, Harter said, and West Diggins Street was briefly closed by Harvard police.

There were no injuries.

– Emily K. Coleman

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Northwest Herald.

Reader Poll

If married, how long have you been married?
Less than a year
One to five years
Six to 10 years
11 to 15 years
More than 15 years