Vehicle ‘engulfed’ in flames near Shopko

Published 11:20 am Tuesday, May 31, 2011

A Ford Expedition started on fire in front of Shopko Sunday night.

Police Captain Dave McKichan said the vehicle was “fully engulfed” in flames. The cause of the blaze is unknown.

The fire destroyed the Expedition and caused damage to other vehicles around it, McKichan said.

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Austin Fire Department was on the scene for an hour and a half.