Student’s car bursts into flames at Albion

Staff Reports Posted 18 April 2016 at 4:02 pm

ALBION – A high school student’s car burst into flames this afternoon just before the student dismissal at about 2:20 p.m.

Mike Neidert, the Albion highway superintendent, was the first on the scene with a extinguisher and knocked down most of the flames. Albion firefighters also responded.

Two other cars had some heat damage – a deformed light cover or slight melt to the bumper, said Michael Bonnewell, the school district superintendent.

Nobody was injured from the incident.