Cape firefighters attack vehicle fire, save commercial business

Barry Miller

Cape firefighters attack vehicle fire, save commercial business

CREATED Sep. 10, 2013

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Firefighters responding to a vehicle fire kept the fire from spreading to a Cape Coral business.

On Tuesday evening Cape Coral firefighters responded to a vehicle fire at Quality Plumbing on SE 13th Place. Updated dispatch information indicated a large vehicle fire with other vehicles and a building in danger. 

Fire crews arrived to find a panel truck owned by Quality Plumbing on fire with flames coming from the engine compartment and cab.

Firefighters made an aggressive attack on the fire, quickly extinguishing the flames and keeping the fire from spreading into the rear of the vehicle and to the business.

Firefighters extinguished the fire within minutes after arrival and the fire was investigated. The fire was ruled  as accidental, reporting it started in the engine compartment. There were no injuries.
 

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