2011-03-17 / General Stories
Car Fire Snarls Traffic on 311
An SUV fire on the entrance ramp to westbound I-84 at the Kent-Patterson line snarled traffic Friday. The blaze broke out at 8am when the unidentified driver was about to enter the interstate from Route 311. Firefighters from Patterson and Lake Carmel rushed to the scene and extinguished the blaze after the engine compartment ignited sending out a heavy concentration of smoke.