Fire 02 300HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (1/25/13) – On Thursday, January 24, the Madisonville Fire Department received an alarm for a possible vehicle fire in the parking lot of Lowe’s, at 550 Island Ford Road.
 
Upon arrival fire crew located the vehicle with flames escaping around the hood and heavy smoke. Fire officials extinguished the fire rapidly. After an investigation, it was found that the fire did not only effect the engine, but did spread to the interior.
 
A salt truck was requested to take care of icy conditions on the parking lot due to the runoff of water around the scene of the fire.
 
The vehicle was towed from the scene.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by the Madisonville Fire Department

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