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Morning fire caused by tractor-trailer collision with transformer

Jun 14, 2013 -- 10:04am

Southeast Missourian

A transformer that was struck by a tractor-trailer Thursday morning near Logan's Restaurant is believed to have caused only a minor inconvenience inside the restaurant. According to Battalion Chief Fred Vincel of the Cape Girardeau Fire Department, about 8 a.m., a tractor-trailer hit a ground-level transformer near the restaurant, 3012 William St. The collision caused the transformer to burst into flames. The restaurant sustained no physical damage. No injuries were reported in connection to the fire.      

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