Truck caught fire outside recycling center

A truck caught fire on the corner of W. First Avenue and Lincoln Street across from the Stevens County Recycling Center in Colville around 3 p.m. The Colville Fire Department quickly responded and put out the flames. Assistant Fire Chief Tom Tripp said the truck was fully engulfed in flames when the fire truck arrived. Tripp said a fully engulfed vehicular fire isn't typical.

The owner of the truck said he'd just put on new tires.

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