City of Colville vehicles destroyed in fire - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

City of Colville vehicles destroyed in fire

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COLVILLE, Wash. - A fire at the City of Colville's street department building destroyed around 20 vehicles late Sunday night. 

Firefighters on scene told KHQ the fire started at around 10:30 p.m. Flames engulfed the street department's storage building which housed around 20 vehicles inside, including dump trucks and front end loaders. With the assistance of the Arden and Kettle Falls Fire Departments, crews were able to put out the flames, but the buildings and vehicles are considered to be a total loss. 

Investigators on scene say they still don't know what caused the fire, but they don't believe it to be suspicious. 

Colville Police Chief Robert Meshishnek said he's not sure what it will take to replace the building and vehicles that were destroyed. 

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