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Vehicle fire extinguished in Mount Airy

The Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of a vehicle fire in Mount Airy.

The Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company responded to the fire Thursday around 5 p.m. in the 1700 block of Kings Forest Trail. A 2016 Ram 1500 Crew Cab caught fire in the engine compartment, according to a release from the fire marshal.


It took 20 minutes for some 10 firefighters to control the blaze, which was reported by the occupant and started in the engine compartment, according to the release.

No injuries or deaths were reported. The estimated loss was $25,000.