Vehicle Fire on 35 South 30 May 12

A reported vehicle fire on 35 South near 185th street/ County Road 60 involving a Lakeville Sanitation Incorporated garbage truck. The Lakeville Fire Department was on site and assisted by the State Highway Patrol. Crews were able to extinguish the burning vehicle, which is estimated as a total loss. Freeway traffic was back up to the County Road 50 exit and is being diverted. Crews will remain on hand throughout the afternoon. There has been no reported injuries.