A vehicle on fire in a driveway near a house as Plattsmouth Volunteer Fire Department arrived on scene early Thursday afternoon. A passerby in the 16000 block of 6th Street (northwest of Plattsmouth) had called 911. The fire was put out before it could spread to the structure although there was damage to the garage door and siding. The cause is undetermined but an electrical problem is suspected.
The Cassgram also reports a burn ban because of the warmer temperatures and windy conditions forecast for the area today and tomorrow -- All permits issued prior to the ban are voided for these days. Those with permits should check the burn status daily