Valley City  (CSi)  – The Valley City Rural Fire District was called to a vehicle fire about 6:30-a.m. Wednesday east of Valley City.

Crews were called to a rural residence, where ,the owner of a 2007 Hyundai was attempting to jump start the car’s battery when smoke came from the dash area. The owner pulled the vehicle away from the house and the car continued burned.

Chief Magnuson said no injuries were reported, and the vehicle was a total loss.


Valley City  (CSi)  The Valley City Rural Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire Wednesday morning about 6:30, at I-94 Exit 296.

The initial report says the fire may have been caused by jump starting the vehicles battery.

More information when the report is filed.