The Daily Iowan

Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

A+mail+truck+is+seen+after+catching+fire+on+Sept.+24+at+2%3A45+p.m.+on+N.+First+Avenue.
Back to Article
Back to Article

Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

A mail truck is seen after catching fire on Sept. 24 at 2:45 p.m. on N. First Avenue.

A mail truck is seen after catching fire on Sept. 24 at 2:45 p.m. on N. First Avenue.

A mail truck is seen after catching fire on Sept. 24 at 2:45 p.m. on N. First Avenue.

A mail truck is seen after catching fire on Sept. 24 at 2:45 p.m. on N. First Avenue.

Brooklyn Draisey, News Editor

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






The Iowa City Fire Department responded to a call of a mail truck catching fire on N. First Avenue at 2:45 p.m Monday. There were no injuries or damages.

Iowa City Fire Marshal Brian Greer said the postal worker driving the vehicle noticed smoke coming out of the front. The postal worker maneuvered the truck into the street and got all the mail out before it caught on fire.

Greer said the fire is believed to have started in the engine compartment.

Comments

comments

About the Writer
Brooklyn Draisey, News Editor

Email: [email protected]

Brooklyn Draisey is a News Editors at the DI. She started at the DI her freshman year as a news reporter, covering...

Navigate Left
  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Baseball

    Iowa baseball throttles Nebraska, clinches series

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Baseball

    Iowa baseball takes Game 1 over Nebraska in walk-off fashion

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Campus

    UI takes step to partner with firm to maintain utility system

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Campus

    Regents approve new policy regarding freedom of expression

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Campus

    Faculty Forward cuts into regents’ meeting to protest, call for sick-leave bank

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Latest News

    Second measles case in Iowa confirmed

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Latest News

    Softball edged by Drake despite solid pitching

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Latest News

    Three Iowa track athletes set personal bests in Bryan Clay Invitational

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Featured

    The legacy of UI alum George Stout, the father of art conservation

  • Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged

    Latest News

    Getting to know Iowa rowing’s coxswains

Navigate Right