On Sunday evening, March 12th, there was a vehicle fire on Hwy 69. Hawesville Fire Chief Shane “Fish” Richards said, “Essentially, we responded to a call of a vehicle fire on Highway 69. Upon arriving, we found a vehicle in the northbound lane that was 6-feet fully involved. We extinguished the fire and Don called it to the shop and that was the end of it.”
Sheriff Dale Bozarth reported: One individual at the scene stated that they saw the two occupants exit the vehicle, and that the two quickly got into the vehicle behind them and drove away. There are no more details at this time.