Van catches fire at Perkins and Strub

A car caught fire at Perkins Avenue and Strub Road early Wednesday morning, police said.
Sandusky Register Staff
Feb 14, 2014

At about 6:20 a.m., an Oldsmobile Silhouette van burst into flames after the driver pulled off the road, according to a Perkins police report. She noticed smoke billowing from the back of the van as she drove, and the temperature gauge was indicating an unusually hot engine.

When she pulled over and exited the driver’s seat, the van became fully engulfed, the report said. Firefighters snuffed the blaze, and the vehicle was towed away.