Car fire engulfs salvage yard building in Evansville


EVANSVILLE, Ind (WEHT) – Three fire departments responded to the scene of a fire on North Saint Joseph Avenue in Evansville on Wednesday.

Reports of a car on fire inside of a building on North Saint Joseph Avenue came in around 3:30 p.m. The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Department closed Saint Joseph Avenue between Allens Lane and Mill Road for several hours. The Evansville Airport brought in a tank as they helped extinguish the fire with foam.

As of 9 p.m. the Evansville Fire Department has reported no flames. No injuries were reported.

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