Saturday, Mar 8, 2014
Vehicle Fire on Interstate 57
WILLIAMSON COUNTY -- Local firefighters responded to a van on fire Saturday afternoon along Interstate 57. The Lake of Egypt Fire Department was called to the weigh station south of Marion around 2 p.m. They found a van fully engulfed in flames.
Fire Chief Kirby Crites says the two men in the vehicle were having mechanical problems. They tried to load the van onto a trailer when it caught on fire. No one was injured.
Wind: 5 MPH
Humidity: 87 %