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Vehicle Fire on Front Street

Post Date:08/28/2018 6:14 PM
BEAUFORT – The Beaufort Fire Department responded to a call of a vehicle fire on Front Street on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018.
The call was dispatched at 4:56 p.m. as a vehicle fire at 701 Front Street. The Beaufort Fire Department responded and within minutes were able to put the fire out.
The owners of the vehicle, a 2006 Chevy TrailBlazer, were inside the vehicle when they observed smoke. They had driven from the 200 block of Front Street to the 700 block, where they parked the car and exited the vehicle. 
According to Beaufort Fire Department Captain Sean Cowley, the fire originated as an electrical fire from under the dashboard.  
No injuries were reported.