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Car catches on fire near Walgreens in Hays; no reported injuries

5/29/2014

Special to The Hays Daily News

Hays firefighters made quick work of by extinguishing a car fire reported at about 8 p.m. Wednesday at 27th and Vine.

Two fire trucks arrived at the scene, but the fire was put out with a single hose.

While the exact cause of the fire hasn't been determined, it most likely was accidental, according to a statement from the Hays Fire Department.

There were no injuries.

Off-duty firefighters were called to duty to staff other fire trucks in the event of another fire while the on-duty crew extinguished the car fire.

Fire crews were on the scene for approximately 45 minutes.