(CSi)  The Jamestown Rural Fire  Department was called Thursday about 6:15-p.m. to a pickup truck fire, four miles north of Jamestown.

Jamestown Rural Fire  Chief, Ben Maulding says, the pickup was southbound on Highway 281, when it had  mechanical  problems.

When the driver stopped to investigate,  the engine compartment was on fire.

When rural fire fighter arrived on scene, a good part of the truck was engulfed in flames.

The driver was not injured.  Fire fighters cleared the scene at 7:01 p.m.

 The Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office and the North Dakota Highway Patrol also responded.