Vehicle fire extinguished
Chris Nehrig, an REA lineman, grabbed a fire extinguisher from his utility truck and tried to smother a fire in the engine compartment of an unoccupied Jeep parked in the 300 block of Philadelphia Street just before 9 a.m. Friday.
Volunteers from the Indiana Fire Association’s Company 1 responded to the alarm.
No one was hurt. (Jamie Empfield/Gazette)