Vehicle Rollover Accident Causes Fire and Explosion in Stead

By: Staff
By: Staff

Brush fire in Stead is contained at 5 acres after a rollover accident set the bottom of Peavine ablaze off of Old N. Virginia.

According to Sierra Fire the fire began around 10:30 a.m. when a truck caught fire after rolling Thursday morning. It is contained at five acres and one victim has been sent to the hospital by ground ambulance.

No word yet on the extent of the victim's injuries.

Planes are attacking the fire along with six engines.

No businesses or homes are threatened at this time.

Stay with KOLO 8 News Now as we will be reporting from the scene and are live-streaming the fie on our web channel.

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