Vehicle Fire on Interstate 81 – September 25, 2013

At 09:01, Abingdon Fire was dispatched to a vehicle fire at the bottom of the northbound ramp at Exit 19 of Interstate 81. Heavy smoke was observed coming from the engine compartment. Several portable extinguishers were used on the fire prior to the Engine arriving. Engine 204 and Command 210 responded along with units of the Washington County Life Saving Crew and Va State Police.