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Strasburg (CO) Fire Apparatus Catches Fire Returning to Fire Station

A fire truck returning to the Strasburg fire station caught fire, reports 9 News.

The drive reports that upon returning to the station someone flagged that fire was coming out of the rear wheel well. The other firefighters in the truck extinguished the fire with dry chem extinguishers and a hose.

This incident follows several maintenance problems involving Strasburg vehicles since August. Earlier in the month, an ambulance transporting three car crash victims to Childrens’s Hospital broke down on I-70.