DAVENPORT, IA - Firefighters in Davenport responded to a van that caught fire on the city's east side late yesterday morning, Our Quad Cities reports.
A car caught on fire up near E Locust St and College Ave. Looked to be fully engulfed at one point. Scanner indicated the sounds of fireworks could be heard coming from it. pic.twitter.com/crFj5vKUcS— Zack Winiecki (@zackwiniecki) July 21, 2021
Davenport Fire was called to the area of East Locust Street and College Avenue sometime before 11:40 a.m. on July 21 after receiving reports of what sounded like fireworks. However, they believe the sounds were actually caused a metal item in the vehicle responding to the extreme heat.
We do not know whether anyone was injured in the fire, but will provide further updates if and when possible.
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