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Vehicle Catches Fire South of Ken America on 181 North 

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (03/24/15) – On Tuesday, March 24, at approximately 8:28 AM, the Bremen Fire Department was dispatched to the scene of a vehicle fire on HWY 181 North near the Midland area.

Once on the scene, firefighters found a white Trail Blazer fully engulfed in flames.

Officials stated that the vehicle caught fire while traveling and the driver pulled over just south of the railroad tracks near Ken America.

Firefighters had the flames out and the scene was deemed safe at approximately 9:12 AM.

Traffic in both the northbound and the southbound lanes of HWY 181 North was blocked for around 40 minutes.

Kentucky State Police assisted on the scene.

There were no injuries reported.

J.L. Graham
KenCo News