CAR FIRE at the End of the School Day in front of Scales Elementary

  Email   Print
Photo on St. Andrews Drive in Murfreesboro at Scales Elementary School

Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department’s District 9 responded to a car fire close to Scales Elementary School around 2:30 Tuesday afternoon.

Upon arrival, the crew discovered a 1998 Audi A6 fully engulfed in flames. The fire was extinguished within five minutes of the crew’s arrival.

The owner was just about to turn in to the school when he noticed smoke coming from the dash. He was able to exit and get a safe distance from the vehicle to wait for MFRD. No injuries were associated with this incident.

ADVERTISEMENT



According to Captain/Shift Inspector Randy Rae, the fire appeared to have started in the dash area and was most likely due to an electrical issue.

Pictures can be seen at WGNSradio.com (above and below)

ADVERTISEMENT



Source:

Listener Shannon Sledge
Ashley McDonald, Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Dept.  
Administrative Support Specialist/Public Information Officer 

 

 

Read more from:
News
Tags: 
Audi fire, fire at Scales Elementary School, Murfreesboro fire, Murfreesboro news, Scales fire
Share: 
  Email   Print
Related Articles
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: