Vehicle fire briefly affects traffic on Shorter Avenue

January 19, 2018--8:00 a.m.

Staff reports

A pickup truck caught fire on Shorter Avenue near Sherwin Williams just before 7:45 a.m. Friday.

The driver pulled into the parking of the former Sheila B's hair salon and firefighters quickly extinguished the fire.

No one was hurt, but the outside westbound lane of Shorter was closed for about 15 minutes.

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