Stories tagged: car fire
Thu., Dec. 18, 2014
Fire roundup: Driver headed to mechanic watches his 4-Runner burn
A man was able to save himself from his burning vehicle the morning of Dec. 9, but his truck was a total loss. The man was driving his Toyota 4-Runner …
Thu., Oct. 16, 2014
Liberty Lake fire crews extinguish string of vehicle blazes
A few odd vehicle fires kept the Spokane Valley Fire Department busy the week of Oct. 6-12. A semitruck pulling an empty flatbed trailer pulled over at the weigh station …
Sat., March 15, 2014
Faulty fuel system sets antique car on fire
A faulty fuel system led to the destruction of an antique car in Spokane Valley this week. Spokane Valley Fire Department crews were called to the 2300 block of South …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 5, 2011, 3:08 p.m.
Post Falls worker dead in car fire
A man reportedly suffering a diabetic reaction was found dead this morning inside his burned car along Seltice Way in Post Falls.
Sat., June 18, 2011
Busy week for Valley Fire Department
The Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to a whopping 247 calls the week of June 9-15, nearly 50 more than usual. The increase was mostly in fires and medical calls, …
Sat., April 10, 2010
Driver ‘very, very lucky’ in collision with big rig
A Deer Park woman is lucky to be alive after her car got wedged underneath a semitrailer on Interstate 90 on Tuesday. According to the Washington State Patrol, Kathleen Schroeder, …
Mon., April 5, 2010, 7:50 a.m.
Vehicle fire slows I-90 traffic in Spokane Valley
Fire in a vehicle is backing up traffic in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 90 at Sprague Avenue.