At 12:37 pm Kosciusko Police, MedStat EMS along with Kosciusko City Fire responded to a report of a vehicle fire. The caller said it was located in the parking lot of Dollar General on Veteran’s Memorial Drive by Auto Zone.
Emergency personnel arrived on scene to find a black SUV with flames coming from under the hood. Firelighters were able to quickly contain the fire and get the blaze under control.
According to City Fire the fire was isolated to just the engine compartment. The driver told firefighters that she has not had any issues with her vehicle prior to the incident.
No injuries were reported and the incident will be under investigation by the Kosciusko Fire Department.
Firefighters cleared at 1:01 pm.