Fire Destroys Semi in Norfolk

NORFOLK – A late-Tuesday fire destroyed a semi in Norfolk.

Norfolk Fire Captain Lannce Grothe says the fire division was sent to Peterbilt of Norfolk on S. 13th Street at around 11:15 p.m.

Fire officials say when they arrived they saw flames and smoke emanating from the engine compartment of a semi. They had the fire out after about five minutes.

Grothe says the Peterbilt building was not damaged, but the semi suffered about $35,000 worth of estimated damages.

No one was injured. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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