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Deputy's truck burns to crisp

Sandusky Register Staff • Feb 28, 2013 at 7:31 PM

Deputy Adam Klepper's personal truck burned up on Tuesday afternoon, according to an Erie County Sheriff's Office.

Klepper was headed south on Old Railroad Road when he noticed flames near the pedals on the floorboard, according to a deputy's report. He pulled the truck over and got out, and within short order the vehicle was in flames.

Margaretta firefighters showed up and extinguished the fire, which had apparently started in the engine compartment. According to a deputy's report, a mechanical or electrical malfunction caused the fire. The truck was destroyed.  

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