Vehicle Fire Thursday Night

Firefighters were dispatched at approximately 9:15 PM this evening to a report of a vehicle on fire on Highway 776. When personnel arrived they found a Chevrolet Avalanche burning in the travel lane of the highway. The roadway was closed for the safety of other motorists and fire personnel until the fire was out and the vehicle and debris were removed. Wayne County Sheriff’s Office responded and assisted with traffic control. The roadway was reopened at about 10:15 PM.