RNC investigating another vehicle fire

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Royal Newfoundland Constabulary fire investigators are investigating another vehicle fire off Indian Meal Line in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's.

What remains of a tractor-trailer is seen here on private property off Indian Meal Line in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's. The vehicle was burned in a fire early morning, July 8. A car and pickup near the tractor-trailer also caught fire and burned. — Photo by Deana Stokes Sullivan/The Telegram

The fire was reported after midnight Monday morning.

A spokesman with the RNC said the vehicle was located in a field just east of 717 Indian Meal Line.

In the early morning hours of July 8, a pickup truck stolen from a residence on Indian Meal Line was found in a field completely burned, as well as a tractor trailer, car and pickup on another nearby property that were destroyed by fire.

Last Monday morning, the St. John's Regional Fire Department was called out to extinguish another car fire in an area off Captain Whelan Drive in St. John's.

There have been no arrests made in relation to these incidents.



Organizations: Regional Fire Department

Geographic location: St. John's

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