Vehicle fire in East Topeka under investigation

Published: Nov. 23, 2021 at 6:43 AM CST
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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - An early-morning vehicle fire at an East Topeka mobile home park is under investigation.

Topeka Fire Department crews were sent around 4:55 a.m. Tuesday to the Coachlight East mobile home park at 3637 S.E. 6th Ave., where the blaze occurred.

Crews found a Chevrolet Traverse sport utility vehicle on fire when they arrived.

Firefighters brought the blaze under control quickly and prevented it from spreading to a mobile home which was only about 5 feet away.

A Topeka Fire Department investigator was called to the scene to investigate the blaze, which did substantial damage to the vehicle.

Fire officials said mid-morning that the cause of the blaze was undetermined at that time and that the investigation was ongoing.

Topeka police also responded to the scene.

No injuries were reported.

Check later for more details as they become available.

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