- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)40
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Ray's of Kelso, Plaza by Ray's to change ownership; Fonn to buy enterprise (04/20/16)3
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)6
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)2
- Tanker truck catches fire near Oak Ridge (04/24/16)7
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
No one injured in garbage truck fire Sunday in Cape
No one was injured when a garbage truck caught on fire in south Cape Girardeau late Sunday morning.
Firefighters responded about 11:45 a.m. to a call of a vehicle fire in the lot at 900 S. Kingshighway, next to Cape Tractor Trailer Supply, battalion chief Mark Starnes said.
The blaze destroyed one garbage truck and damaged two others that were parked nearby. Starnes said 12 firefighters in four fire trucks responded to the incident and brought the blaze under control in about nine minutes.
The cause of the fire was unknown Sunday.
900 S. Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau, Mo.