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Minivan erupts in flames; no one hurt

WAUSAU (WAOW) – A minivan was severely damaged Wednesday when a fire started in its engine compartment on County Highway N just outside of Wausau, authorities said.

No one was hurt, the Rib Mountain Fire Department said.

Traffic was reduced to one lane while firefighters extinguished the blaze about 11:30 a.m.

It was not immediately known what caused the fire.

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