According to a post from the Susanville California Highway Patrol Wednesday, Sept. 23, at about 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, a pick up truck being towed by a motor home suddenly caught fire on the shoulder of Highway 395. The cause remains unknown. Photos courtesy of CHP-Susanville

Crews quickly put out Highway 395 vehicle fire

Thanks to a quick response, a vehicle fire that spread into some vegetation on Highway 395 near Dripping Springs Ranch was quickly extinguished Tuesday, Sept. 22.

Crews quickly put out a vehicle fire that spread onto the shoulder and up to a fence on Highway 395 Tuesday, Sept. 22.

According to a post from the Susanville California Highway Patrol, at about 10:45 a.m. Tuesday a pick up truck being towed by a motorhome suddenly caught fire for unknown reasons on Highway 395.

“The pick up quickly became fully engulfed and received total damage as a result of the fire. The fire spread onto the shoulder and up to a fence. Due to the quick response by fire personnel, it was put out quickly without any further damage,” read the post.

There were no injuries as a result of this incident.

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