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Sheriff: Fire starts in fuse box, destroys car


LINCOLN COUNTY (WAOW) - The Lincoln County sheriff says fire destroyed a car after the driver reported that the fuse box on the passenger side started smoking.

The incident happened about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday on state Highway 17.

Sheriff Jeff Jaeger said after the driver saw smoke, he pulled over as the interior of the vehicle and the engine compartment started on fire.

The driver was not injured.

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